The annual International Mine Closure Conference is the platform event for the global mining industry. It provides opportunities to network and explore the latest mine closure methodologies and technique breakthroughs which will drive the industry into the future.

As the leading mine closure event for more than a decade, Mine Closure 2016 attracted 250+ conference speakers, delegates and exhibitors from around the world to Perth, Western Australia. The conference was held 15 – 17 March 2016.

View the Mine Closure 2016 abstracts.



Mine Closure 2016 Proceedings

Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Mine Closure

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Environmental Management Workshop
18-20 May 2016  |  Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Western Australia

The 2016 Environmental Management Workshop hosted by the GEMG runs over three consecutive days. Held in Kalgoorlie-Boulder, the heart of Western Australia’s mining industry, the workshop will take place 18-20 May 2016. With over 40 presentations on environmental management, a showcase of environmental mining services – including commercial booths, and three key networking events (welcome function, sundowner and formal dinner), this is a must attend event! All meals are catered for, including morning and afternoon tea breaks, lunch and evening networking events which also include drinks. For more information or to register online, visit our website