Today is R U OK? Day and with the turbulent year we have had it is more important than ever to check in with our colleagues, family and friends. Our team well being is paramount at Hetherington and encouraged with open door policies, flexible work arrangements, and an open and inclusive work culture.

EOFY Sydney

Hetherington Sydney team celebrated the EOFY with a quiz night!

Thank you to Rydges Hotels & Resorts for hosting our corporate event at World Square terrace and safely bringing our team together.

Thank you to all of our Team for their fantastic efforts, particularly over the last 6 months of Covid upheaval, Hetherington appreciates all the hard work and resilience shown by you all.

Staff Promotions

Congratulations to our team members Tamara Bowen and Georgia Ford on being promoted to their new roles.


WIMnet 2020 NSW kicked off with first training session for mentors and mentees on 29 May. Hetherington is delighted to be a sponsor of this mentoring program for women working in the resources sector in NSW. WIMnet is a great initiative for professional development, career guidance and direction for women in the industry and we look forward to supporting the program this year. We have David Salim our company principal participating as a mentor and Tamara Woods our senior consultant participating as mentee in this year's program. We wish them and all participants the best for WIMnet 2020!!

AMEC End of Year Networking Drinks

Hetherington sponsored the AMEC (Association of Mining and Exploration Companies) end of year networking drinks at Parliament House, with Company Principal David Salim giving the welcome speech and state of industry address. We thoroughly enjoyed hearing John Barilaro MP's speech addressing his plans to make NSW the number one mining investment region in Australia.

Recent Events:


Mines and Wines

Hetherington sponsored this year's Mines and Wines conference in Wagga Wagga where the theme was 'Discoveries in the Tasmanides'. In addition to the two days of presentations and talks, we attended the field trip and wine tour. Overall the conference was a great success.

Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC) Boardroom Lunch

Hetherington was the sole sponsor of the AMEC Boardroom lunch with the Deputy Premier and Minister for Resources, The Hon. John Barilaro MP, attended by a number of industry operatives. The event provided a unique opportunity for executives representing a wide range of industry participants to discuss critical matters currently facing industry with the Deputy Premier.

NSW Minerals Council HSEC Conference

We sponsored the 2019 NSW Minerals Council Health, Safety, Environment and Community (HSEC) Conference held in the Hunter Valley and attended by over 500 industry representatives. We thoroughly enjoyed the opportunity to support and recognise the individuals and organisations within the mining industry who strive to make a positive contribution to such a critical area.

NSW Minerals Council NSW Mining Industry & Suppliers Awards 2019

David Salim Company Principal of Hetherington's Sydney and Perth office was a finalist in the Young Achiever category of the NSW Mining Industry & Suppliers Awards hosted by the NSW Minerals Council.