Australia’s Paydirt

Australia’s Paydirt magazine is a highly regarded mining magazine which circulates internationally and features diverse coverage of the metals and minerals industry.

For 25 years, the monthly publication has delivered news, opinion and features focusing on the latest developments in the resources sector worldwide.

Paydirt’s journalists travel far and wide to bring its readership in depth coverage of companies and emerging projects within Australia and around the world.

The magazine plays an important role in the sector and thrives on providing key insights on the mining industry to a loyal and receptive audience, including senior mining executives, financial institutions and investors.

Latest Issue

December 2020

Volume 1, Issue 289

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2020 has seen the return of IPOs on the ASX and amid the fresh faces brining something old and something new to the market, there has been one company turning around its fortunes amid the gold hype – Gascoyne Resources. From market darling to the edge of extinction, Richard Hay and Co. have got the ship back on course. Mark Andrew reports.






From explorer to developer and now gold producer; West African Resources (WAF) RISE IN Burkina Faso has been one of Australian mining’ most outstanding African stories. The company has reached producer status despite a series of market and geopolitical events all capable of stopping progress of its Sanbrado gold project. WAF managing director Richard Hyde speaks to Dominic Piper about how the company has ridden the highs and lows of the last 10 years to become a bona fide gold producer.






Africa Down Under

Despite the lockdowns and hard borders, Africa Down Under conference organizer – Paydirt Media – was determined to see the show go ahead and, it did so from November 4-6 at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Perth. The mixed physical/virtual offering allowed participation from all key stakeholders from whichever time zone they were in, as Africa Down Under once again showcased the importance pf Australian-Africa relations. In this edition, 52 pages are dedicated to a full review of Africa Down Under and a prelude to the Mining Indaba virtual conference in February 2021.






Diggers & Dealers

It was fitting that WA Premier Hon Mark McGowan delivered the keynote presentation at Diggers & Dealers in Kalgoorlie this year given the important that State’s mining sector has played in maintaining wealth and jobs for the nation during 2020. It was testament to the conference organisers that almost 2,000 people turned up to the three-day event and once again Paydirt was front and centre to report the key trends shaping the mining sector.






Battery Minerals

Is the lithium sector primed to bounce back? Michael Washbourne talks to key players in the sector as part of tis month’s feature which includes companies making their way in the base metals space.






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For over 25 years, the Australia’s Paydirt monthly publication has delivered news, opinion and features focusing on the latest developments in the resources sector worldwide.

Subscribe now to gain access to our full back catalogue.