Mines and Mineral deposits (MINEDEX)
Users of MINEDEX please note:
Recently the Department of Mines and Petroleum performed an update to the MINEDEX Online System, which now exists at a new web address. You can access MINEDEX by clicking on the links supplied above, but it is recommended to update your favourites (bookmarks) with this new address. Click here to update your favourites.
GSWA maintains a comprehensive database of mines, mineral deposits and prospects along with their operating status, location and project ownership. Geological attributes include commodities, mineralisation style, resource estimates, and production history. Comprehensive online searching of this is available at ‘Mines and Mineral Deposits (MINEDEX)’, which is a text-based application.
Sites from MINEDEX are available in a variety of spatial formats from the ‘Data and Software Centre’, with formats including csv text file, ESRI shape file, Google Earth KMZ file, and MapInfo TAB file.