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Modern Management for an Ancient Resource

You are invited to meet with staff from Mineral and Energy Resources to see how we manage the results of 150 years of South Australian mineral exploration at the Drill Core Library. Tours of the Library are being held on Wednesday 30 May.

  • Learn about the process of modern mineral exploration.
  • See what happens to all the rock samples collected from across the state.
  • Talk to our geologists about their work.
  • Find out how new technologies are helping to lighten our footprint on country.
  • View paintings by the Tjungu Palya Arts Collective celebrating the goodwill between APY and Mineral and Energy Resources.

Allow 2 hours for the Drill Core Library tour.

For more information or to place a booking please contact Heidi Crow on 84633508 or email

Tour times 10.00am – 12.00pm and 1.00pm – 3.00pm, 5 Tonsley Boulevard, Clovelly Park.