Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue School Mine Tour program returns for 2024

The Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue’s School Mine Tours returned last week, with 38 Year Five students from Denman Public and Sandy Hollow Public Schools visiting Bengalla Mine. Students engaged with mine staff including geologists, mining engineers and environmental scientists. They participated in a drone tour of the mine and had a first-hand experience of theLearn more Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue School Mine Tour program returns for 2024

Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue discusses engagement strategy and environmental projects

The Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue’s Communications Working Group met this week to discuss progress made on addressing the recommendations from last year’s Engagement and Communications Review. The Dialogue secretariat also provided an update on key environmental projects, notably the Air Quality Analysis Update for the 2023 calendar year. The Committee discussed a set of infographicsLearn more Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue discusses engagement strategy and environmental projects

Mining Dialogue’s Steering Committee meets with Hunter-based MLC Emily Suvaal

The Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue’s Joint Advisory Steering Committee (JSAC) was joined by Cessnock-based Labor MLC Emily Suvaal MLC this week, for a briefing on the Dialogue’s key projects and initiatives. Ms Suvaal also briefed the Committee on recent NSW Government initiatives relevant to our sector. JASC members had an in depth and constructive discussionLearn more Mining Dialogue’s Steering Committee meets with Hunter-based MLC Emily Suvaal

Find out more about the Dialogue’s busy 2023 in our Summer 2023/2024 Newsletter

Looking back on 2023, it has been a significant and challenging year for the Upper Hunter, particularly the Singleton community. It has been humbling and inspiring to see how the community has come together to support and care for each other. During 2023, the Dialogue has maintained our ongoing focus on environmental monitoring and reportingLearn more Find out more about the Dialogue’s busy 2023 in our Summer 2023/2024 Newsletter

Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue releases 2022 Rehabilitation Progress Results

This week, the Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue published its latest report on rehabilitation progress with the 2022 results demonstrating a continued focus by industry on progressively rehabilitating mining land across the region. The Dialogue’s Rehabilitation Principles and Commitments project commenced in 2012, and has seen industry commit to a set of common rehabilitation principles that has improved the transparency of rehabilitation progress of UpperLearn more Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue releases 2022 Rehabilitation Progress Results

Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue releases 2022 Water Use Results

This week, the Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue published its latest report on water use by mining companies across the Upper Hunter with the 2022 results highlighting the significantly wetter than average conditions experienced over the last few years. The latest report from the Water Accounting Framework project which commenced in 2014, shows that industry used justLearn more Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue releases 2022 Water Use Results

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