Latest News

Latest News

WinRSA Diversity Lunch

SACOME was thrilled to host the WinRSA Diversity Lunch on Thursday 27 July. The event was an well attended by a diverse range of guests, who heard inspiring and thought provoking keynote presentations from Jacqui McGill and Turia Pitt on diversity, inclusion and the importance of determination, perseverance and never giving up. 

Coming Events

Thought Leadership | Russ Johnson

Wed 30 August, 12 noon - 2pm


SACOME members have the opportunity to hear from Russ Johnson, Global Public Safety Advisor, at the next session in our Thought Leadership Series. Russ has over 30 years of experience in public safety and homeland security, and lead the technical support team for the Deep Water Horizon oil rig clean-up mission. 


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Interim ACCC approval for Electricity Buying Group

A proposal to allow major electricity users to collectively negotiate long-term supply contracts in South Australia has taken a step forward, with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) today granting interim authorisation and draft determination.

Read the media release.

Collaboration is key to renew Mining Act

A comprehensive review of the laws that guide the development of the State’s mineral resources requires a collaborative and harmonious relationship between all stakeholders to realise its full potential, according to the South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy (SACOME).

View the media release.

Mining Acts Review Submission

SACOME has made a submission to The Department of State Development into the Leading Practice Mining Acts Review, Mining Act 1971 and Mining Regulations 2011.

View the submission.

2017 SA Mines Emergency Response Competition

BHP Billiton Olympic Dam will host the 2017 SA Mines Emergency Response Competition on 5-7 May 2017. The 8th installment of the Competition will see six teams from across SA and NSW vie to be the top emergency response team.

Read more: 2017 SA Mines Emergency Response Competition