NTGS fieldwork

NTGS return to remote field work in 2021

After a Covid-19 interrupted 2020 field season, NTGS geologists and technical staff returned to the field for the 2021 dry season.

Mining the Terriotry conference

NTGS to present at NT Resources week

NT Resources Week will be held on 27-28 October at the Darwin Convention Centre.

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AGES 2022 dates announced

Annual Geoscience Exploration Seminar (AGES) will be held in Alice Springs on 5-6 April 2022.


New conductivity data from reprocessed historical AEM: CSIRO NTGS McArthur Basin Project

NTGS has released DIP033: CSIRO-NTGS McArthur Basin Project: analysis and interpretation of historical AEM data sets.


Newly compiled petroleum geoscience data from onshore basins in southeast NT

NTGS has released DIP034: Petroleum geoscience data from the Warburton, Pedirka and Eromanga basins.

Carrara 1 core viewing

MinEx CRC National Drilling Initiative Carrara 1 drillhole is open file

Following the NDI Carrara 1 core viewing session at the NTGS Darwin Core Facility, the drill core is now open file. Geoscience Australia has released a poster of highlights and a summary of the analyses planned and undertaken so far.

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STRIKE’s new user guide

An inbuilt user guide is now available within the STRIKE web-mapping application.

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MinEx CRC Carrara 1 drillhole available for viewing only on Tuesday August 31

Bookings are essential by contacting the NTGS Manager Core Facilities, Darwin.

Rover Field studies

Three NTGS records released on the geology of the Rover field, Warramunga Province

Detailed logging, petrological studies and geochronology provide a better geological framework of the undercover Rover field and its relationship with the Tennant Creek mineral field.

NTGS CSIRO McArthur Basin project

NTGS releases CSIRO-NTGS McArthur Basin Project

The study presents new geological constraints on the factors and processes controlling sediment-hosted base metal mineralisation in the southern McArthur Basin.