How Technology Could Change Mining

Mining has come a long way since the early days of sifting for gold with a pan, to now be the nation’s leading exporter and a […]

What is an Independent Tenement Report (Solicitor’s Report on Tenements)?

In short, an Independent Tenement Report, or a Solicitor’s Report on Tenements is a report prepared by an appropriately qualified person, detailing the current status of […]

Being Prepared for Mining Growth

As we have mentioned in some of our recent blog articles, there is strong evidence to suggest that Australia is experiencing mining growth. Despite the unprecedented […]

What Is A Plaint?

To those who are less familiar with the legal world, there can often seem to be an overwhelming amount of terminology to comprehend. Although both mining […]

What is the Warden’s Court?

In this blog article, the team at Hetherington discuss the purpose and meaning of the Warden’s Court in Western Australia. It’s important to note that this […]

What Do Mining Lawyers Do?

Mining is a multi-faceted industry, with many specialised fields of knowledge. A company can specialise in one aspect of mining, but it remains important to take […]

How Mining Supports the Australian Economy

COVID-19 has presented a threat to the economy around the world. Throughout the pandemic certain industries have fared better than others. Mining in particular has played […]

The Importance of Mineral Exploration

Each working mine in Australia has a mineral exploration project as its backstory. Without mineral exploration, mining corporations and businesses would not be able to do […]

How To Apply For A Mineral Tenement in Australia

Mineral tenements are critical and sometimes complex documents that can influence an entire exploration or mining project. In Australia, the mineral tenement is essential and compulsory […]