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The Minerals Council of Australia Northern Territory Division and Batchelor Institute of Indigenous Tertiary Education have won the 2012 Australian Training Award for Industry Collaboration.

Industry Concerns Grow on New News of Revised Park Boundaries

The Minerals Council of Australia turned up the heat on the Northern Territory Government following news that the original boundaries to the proposed Limmen Park have been revised and has renewed calls for open and transparent decision-making from the Territory Government on the issue. “The Minerals Council of Australia has received no formal advice on any changes to the proposed park boundaries and this is a serious concern given the extent of exploration activity and investment in the region,” said Mr Stewart.

Industry Concerned on Talk of Limmen Park Announcement

The Minerals Council of Australia has raised concerns over what it believes is an imminent announcement by the Territory Government on the proposed Limmen Park in the Roper Region and has raised concerns at the timing of any announcement in the lead-up to the Territory elections. The Executive Director of the Minerals Council of Australia - NT Division, Mr Peter Stewart said that he believed that an announcement declaring a park was imminent despite raising concerns around the lack of consultation and highlighting various interests in the region.