Date: 2nd and 3rd August 2018
Location: Boundary Room, Lillie-Marsh Stand, WACA
Entry is via Gate 2 on Nelson Avenue, East Perth

Welcome to Gold18@Perth 2018 that will take place in Perth, Western Australia, from 2nd and 3rd August 2018.  The Symposium is organised with support from professionals in the minerals industry and research and government organisations. The symposium committee are working with relevant Australian societies and organisations.


The meeting is aimed at geoscientists involved with gold exploration and mining. Our meetings typically attract a mix (in roughly equal proportions) of academe, government agencies, consultants and industry. This meeting is organised by the AIG in collaboration with

Confirmed speakers include:

  • Marat Abzalov (MASSA Geoservices)
  • Charles Butt (CSIRO)
  • Jun Cowan (Orefind)
  • Dave Craw (University of Otago)
  • Mike Dentith (UWA)
  • Steve Garwin (Consultant)
  • Quinton Hennigh (Novo Resources)
  • Rob Hough (CSIRO)
  • John Miller (CSIRO)
  • Neil Phillips (Phillips Gold)
  • Franco Pirajno (UWA)
  • Roric Smith (Consultant)
  • Walter Witt (Consultant)


Ticket prices:

Members: AIG, AusIMM and sponsor organisation members – $770
NON-Members – $920
Discount Members: AIG, AusIMM and sponsor organisations (student, unemployed or retired) – $350


Excellent opportunities exist to showcase your organisation.
For further information, please contact:
Loraleen on 0406 564 905
or Julian on 0437 477 220
or Email:

The Symposium features:

  • Technical sessions, keynote speakers and poster session
  • Early morning and afternoon tea and coffee
  • Lunch
  • Trade booths displaying the latest in commercial technologies to assist in gold exploration
  • Networking event with drinks and food: 6pm to 8.30pm Thursday evening

Download the latest symposium flyer.