Yeelirrie Uranium Project

Proposal description: 

The proposal is to mine uranium ore from the Yeelirrie deposit, approximately 70 km south-west of Wiluna, and the construction of associated mine infrastructure, including ore processing facilities, water (includes borefield and corridors) abstraction and reinjection infrastructure, roads, accommodation, offices and workshops, stockpile and laydown areas and evaporation pond. Tailings would be discharged into the mine open pit.

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Last updated: 
16 January 2017
Current Status: 
Ministerial Statement published
Ministerial Statement published