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Exploration in the House 2024

New data, new exploration futures

Title Author Slides
Geological Survey of NSW: a year of achievement Phil Blevin View (PDF, 6.34 MB)
Critical minerals prospectivity mapping using generative AI Dietmar Müller View (PDF, 6.04 MB)
The Macquarie Arc: recycling, evolving, persisting – new geochemical and geochronological evidence David Forster View (PDF, 3.12 MB)
Peralkaline volcanic-hosted critical metal resources in NSW: what they are, why they form, and how to find them Brenainn Simpson View (PDF, 7.79 MB)
New ways to present old data: the Cobar drillhole and atlas compilation project Chris Folkes View (PDF, 7.18 MB)
Unlocking exploration data from DIGS: Annual Report Release Policy (ARRP) Data Digitisation Project Bronwyn Witham View (PDF, 1.14 MB)
The Geological Survey of NSW statewide geophysics data program Astrid Carlton View (PDF, 5.52 MB)
AEM in the search for minerals and water: Geoscience Australia’s AEM acquisition programs in the far west of NSW Yusen LeyCooper View (PDF, 2.89 MB)
New developments in the geology of the Canbelego region: insights from geophysics, geochronology and field mapping Mark Eastlake View (PDF, 18.16 MB)
New constraints on the subsurface structure and geological evolution of the Cobar Basin and Hermidale Terrane Luke Mahoney View (PDF, 9.32 MB)
New datasets and functionality available in MinView James Ballard View (PDF, 3.18 MB)


Exploration in Another House 2021

From data to maps to apps: what's new in NSW

Title Author Slides Video
Geological Survey of NSW update Kevin Ruming View (PDF, 3.68 MB) View
Exploring for the Future - Expanded and Extended Karol Czarnota View (PDF, 16.7 MB) View
Key and critical minerals in New South Wales Phil Blevin View (PDF, 8.3 MB) View
Alteration beyond sight: the McPhillamys project in hyperspectral 3D Joel Fitzherbert
Karen Montgomery
View (PDF, 19.44 MB) View
Latest MinEx CRC results in Cobar and their application to exploration Chris Folkes View (PDF, 15.54 MB) View
Integrating geophysics to provide the big picture Sam Matthews View (PDF, 5.33 MB) View
From maps to apps: what's new in NSW Trisha Moriarty View (PDF, 6.08 MB) View
Cooperative Drilling round 3 update Michael Hallett View (PDF, 5.69 MB) View

Latest Presentations


Exploration NSW 2020 – webinar series

Title Author Videos
Exploring NSW with the Geological Survey of NSW Chris Yeats View
The challenges and opportunities (and the need) for mineral exploration in NSW Richard Schodde View
Results from the largest airborne electromagnetic survey ever flown in NSW Astrid Carlton View
Cobar AEM: the data, interpretation and 3D modelling Karen Montgomery View
Overview of mineral potential mapping in NSW Phil Blevin View
Mineral potential mapping in the central Lachlan Orogen Peter Downes View
Using MinView from project generation to mineral discovery Kim Marchiori & Sam Matthews View


Exploration in The Rocks 2019

Title Author Slides
The role of GSNSW in 21st century exploration Chris Yeats View
Seamless Geology: working under pressure in the Lachlan Orogen Chris Folkes View
Pyrite, palaeomagnetism, plates and prospectivity in the Lachlan Orogen Bob Musgrave View
Riverina of gold – historical activity and future potential Cait Stuart View
Driving data back to the future Keith Gates View
Getting to the bottom of the Bancannia Trough Larissa Gammidge View
Beyond copper - strategic metals in NSW Lee Scott View


Exploration in Another House 2018

Title Author Slides
Unlocking NSW mineral potential – GSNSW's vision for the next decade John Greenfield View
Forensic detection of mineral systems through cover Rob Hough View
Understanding exploration in NSW – planning for the future Kim Marchiori View
Seamless Geology of NSW – laying the foundation for new resource discovery Liann Deyssing View
Tin sheds and fields of gold – exploration implications from the East Riverina Mapping Project Phil Gilmore View
The Magnificent Seven – reducing exploration risk in the southern Thomson Orogen Chris Folkes View
Raising public awareness of geological resources – our most important new frontier Simone Meakin View


Exploration in the House 2017

Title Author Slides
The Geological Survey of New South Wales: promoting opportunities for discovery Chris Yeats View
The coming technology-enabled revolution in mineral exploration: "prospecting drilling" Richard Hillis View
Geoscience for your information: new products, services and data released by the Geological Survey of NSW Sam Wilkin View
Exploring in NSW: the optimist's perspective Paul Dale View
Cover and crust: integrating seamless and 3D geology Phil Gilmore View
Crashes and flashes: deep crustal geophysics for resource prospectivity Ned Stolz View
High heat flow, skarn formation and mineralisation in the eastern Cobar Basin: a magmatic driver for mineralisation? Phil Blevin View
Seismic acquisition in the Darling Basin: potential applications for mineral exploration in western NSW Krystian Czado View


Exploration in the House 2016

Title Author Slides
Exploration in the House 2016 - Opening Address Hon. Anthony Roberts, Minister for Industry, Resources and Energy View
Geological Survey of NSW activities: the year in review Dr Chris Yeats View
Mineral Systems: Key to Exploration Targeting Campbell McCuaig & Jon Hronsky View
Southern Thomson Project update: Uncovering the basement geology of the Thomson Orogen and plans for regional stratigraphic drilling Ian Roach View
Application of hyperspectral data for assessing 3D lithological and alteration architecture of porphyry Cu-Au systems Jamie Robinson, David Tilley, Charlotte Barry, Peter Downes, John Greenfield, Joel Fitzherbert and Phil Blevin View
Water and mining: The need for good geological information Kevin Ruming View
NSW Seamless Geology Project Past, Present and Future Gary Colquhoun, Glen Phillips, Kyle Hughes, James Ballard and Liann Deyssing View
Cooperative Drilling round 1: Discoveries and technical success stories Michael Hallett View
Geoscience Information Update 2016: new features, new data, new products Bronwyn Witham View
A new metallogenic framework to aid mineral exploration in the Cobar Basin Phil Blevin, Joel Fitzherbert and Peter Downes View


Exploration in the House 2015

Title Author Video clip PowerPoint
Exploration in the House 2015 - Opening Address Hon. Anthony Roberts, Minister for Industry, Resources and Energy View  
Geological Survey of NSW overview John Greenfield View View
Role of juniors in NSW exploration – a 2015 update Richard Schodde View View
The Broken Hill Special 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map - new insights into understanding mineralisation and mineral potential Joel Fitzherbert View View
NSW Seamless Geology Project: progress to date and what's next Glen Phillips View View
High precision zircon dating of tuffs in the Sydney–Gunnedah Basin Kevin Ruming View View
A commodity and mineral system approach to mineral potential mapping in NSW Phil Blevin View View
Reducing exploration risk under cover in the southern Thomson Orogen Rosemary Hegarty View View
Geoscience information update Trish Moriarty View View
Oroclines in the Tasmanides: a revolution in thinking Robert Musgrave View View