Last chance to purchase Golden Gecko tickets

Golden Gecko Award recipients announced next Thursday.
Date: Tuesday, 20 October 2015

A limited number of tickets are still available for the prestigious 2015 Golden Gecko Awards night on Thursday 29 October.

Department of Mines and Petroleum Executive Director Environment Dr Phil Gorey said sales for this year’s event will close on Friday 23 October.

“We have seen very strong ticket sales for the Golden Gecko Awards ceremony event this year,” Dr Gorey said.

“There are still some tickets remaining and I encourage anyone wanting to attend to purchase their tickets as soon as possible as numbers are limited.”

Mines and Petroleum Minister Bill Marmion will present the Golden Gecko Award to the 2015 recipient at the event, which runs between 5.30pm and 8.00pm.

The eight finalists will also give presentations on their projects at a seminar event between 3.00pm and 5.00pm.

The seminar component is a free event open to anyone interested in hearing more detail on this year’s projects. However, as seats are limited, RSVPs are essential for this part of the event.

For more information on securing tickets the Golden Gecko Awards events visit the DMP events page.

Eight companies are in the running for Western Australia’s prestigious Golden Gecko Awards for 2015, which are this year being held at Fraser Suites in East Perth.

Golden Gecko Awards
Date: 29 October 2015
Venue: Fraser Suites Perth, 10 Adelaide Terrace, East Perth
Seminar: 3.00pm – 5.30pm
Award event: 5:30pm – 8:00pm
Cost: $50 per person for the Award event

The 2015 finalists are:

  • Chevron Australia – Wheatstone Micro-tunnel Project
  • Fortescue Metals Group / Ziltek Pty Ltd / PT Environmental Services – Better Environmental Outcomes from Hydrocarbon Spills using RemScan™
  • Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines – Gidji Emissions Reduction Project
  • Pilbara Mesquite Management Committee Inc – Battling the Thorny Menace through Corporate Alliances
  • Pilbara Ports Authority – Mangrove Rehabilitation Program
  • Premier Coal / Golder Associates – Lake Kepwari Trial Flow-through
  • Rio Tinto Iron Ore Utilities Division – West Angelas Fuel Hub
  • St Barbara Limited – Gwalia Operations Absorption Chiller Upgrade

For more information about the Golden Geckos go to website.

Ticket sales close Friday 23 October for the 2015 Golden Gecko Awards