Coming Event


Lunch with the MCA & APPEA

Brendan and Damian will talk about the current issues and challenges facing the minerals and petroleum sectors nationally and how these relate to South Australia. Presenters will also include an outline of policy priorities into 2015.


DATE Friday 19 September 2014

TIME 11:45am until 2:00pm

VENUE Adelaide Convention Centre


Members $118.00 per person

Non Members $188.00 per person


Brendan Pearson, Chief Executive,Minerals Council of Australia (MCA)

Damian Dwyer, Director - Economics, Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association (APPEA)

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Dirt TV Awards Ceremony

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The South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy is hosting the 2014 Iron Road Dirt TV Awards Ceremony on Thursday 25 September at the National Wine Centre.

To be opened by the Hon Tom Koutsantonis MP, Treasurer and Minister for Mineral Resources and Energy, this cocktail event features a high profile guest list comprising leaders within South Australia's minerals, petroleum and arts industries. SACOME members are invited to attend this prestigious awards evening. Register here (members only)

Read more about the People's Choice Award and how you can vote.

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Tony Abbott to address GMUSG & SACOME Conference

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The final program has now been confirmed for the GMUSG & SACOME Resources Conference and Trade Expo and will include a video address from the Prime Minister, the Hon Tony Abbott MP.

Registrations have now exceeded 300 and all trade booths have been sold - with a stellar program of speakers and fantastic networking opportunities, this event is not to be missed by anyone involved in South Australia's Mining or Petroleum sector - or wanting to engage in the State's fastest growing industry.

3rd & 4th September

Register online

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11th SA Exploration and Mining Conference

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Date: Friday 5 December

Venue: Adelaide Convention Centre

Cost: $150 (earlybird until 30 September)
          Students: $15

The conference will continue in its popular one day format, with updates and presentations from active South Australian mineral explorers and producers. Full day catering is covered in the registration price, including the immensely popular post conference drinks.

Register through the SA explorers website

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Government priority on mineral & energy resources matches potential


The South Australian Chamber of Mines and Energy (SACOME) welcomes the announcement by Premier Jay Weatherill this week that unlocking South Australia’s mineral and energy resources is the State government’s number one economic priority.

Jason Kuchel, Chief Executive of SACOME said “It is absolutely vital that the South Australian community understand the current contributions of the State’s resources sector, both indirectly and directly, together with its capacity for future growth and positive influence on other South Australian industries.”

15 August 2014


Community engagement key to success for SA's resources industry

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The South Australian resources industry supports expectations that communities should be fully informed and involved in activities that may affect them. Effectively engaging and actively partnering with communities is core to the industry's social license to operate.

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Want to know more about SACOME?

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SACOME is the peak industry body for mining, oil & gas and exploration in South Australia. This short video highlights the crucial role and showcases some of the many importance services SACOME provides to the State's resources sector. 

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