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SACOME Together

The inaugural SACOME Together Annual Gala was a huge success, with over 250 industry representatives coming together to celebrate SA's ability to collaborate across sectors to generate new investment, create jobs & encourage imagination & innovation - ensuring SA's future prosperity remains front & centre.


The evening featured the presentation of the Premier's Community Excellence Awards in Mining & Energy. Congratulations to all winners & commendations. 

Coming Events

Diversity Lunch (WinRSA)

Thursday 27 July, 12 noon - 2pm


Celebrate diversity by joining SACOME & Women in Resources SA (WinRSA) as we embrace respect and acceptance, understanding that every individual is unique. We have secured two brilliant keynote speakers - Turia Pitt, humanitarian, athlete, motivationalist and former mining engineer, and Jacqui McGill, gender diversity champion and Asset President - Olympic Dam, BHP. 


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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