Friday 29 November 2019

Adelaide Convention Centre

SAEMC is an annual collaborative event that brings together both the exploration and mining industries in South Australia.

Student Posters


Benjamin Kimpton1,9

The geological relationship between Kanmantoo Cu-Au deposit mineralisation and igneous intrusives.

Jan Varga7,1

Hydration of the lower crust, metamorphic processes and deformation: direct constraints from an exceptional natural laboratory, central Australia.

Claire Wade7,1,10

Mantle input in c. 1590 Ma Gawler Craton mineralising systems.

Mitchell Bockmann

Titanite age and composition from calcic alteration in the Gawler Craton

Drew Lubiniecki

Neotectonic evolution of the Mt. Lofty and Flinders Ranges

Bradley Cave & Richard Lilly1

Petrology, X-ray Tomography and Trace Element Analysis of Sulphides from the Mount Isa Cu-Pb-Zn Interface

Alicia Caruso1

Initial evaluation of soil geochemistry and regolith mapping in the southern Gawler Ranges

Adrienne Brotodewo11

Geochemical exploration criteria of zircon within basement and cover sequences

Maddison Booth1, 9

Distribution & mineralogical association of Au at the Kanmantoo Cu-Au deposit

Darwinaji Subarkah

The Forgotten Mesoproterozoic of Northern Australia: A chemostratigraphy and detrital zircon study of the Favenc Package, greater McArthur Basin

Alistair Griffin1

U-Pb Geochronology and geochemistry of apatite within the Marshall Shear Zone of the Ernest Henry Deposit, NW Queensland



Eline Baudet8

Use of cover sequence geochemistry from regional and mineralisation-associated datasets to understand element transport mechanisms, Eromanga Basin, Australia

Brandley Cave1

U-Pb Geochronology and Trace Element Analysis of Apatite and Calcite from the Ernest Henry Iron-Oxide-Copper-Gold Deposit, NW Queensland

A L Nixon6

Australia Thermal Evolution and Sediment Provenance of the Cooper-Eromanga Basin: Insights from Detrital Apatite

James W Hall6

Two billion years of thermal evolution in the northern Gawler Craton, South Australia

James Hewett1

Australia Fool’s Gold? The Association Between Pyrite and Gold at Ernest Henry Mine, Qld, Australia

Cassandra Lintvelt1

Australia Mineralogical and geochemical investigation of Ag and Co trace metals in the Mt Isa deposit, NW Queensland

Drew Lubiniecki6

The Structural Evolution of Deformation Bands

Drew Lubiniecki6

Case Study 2: Flinders Ranges, South Australia Effects of Deformation Bands on Uranium-Bearing Fluid Migration in Sedimentary Sequences

Matthew Paul1

Paris Silver deposit: Pyrite trace elements and sulphur isotopes

Alicia Pollett1

Using New Geophysical Data to Constrain the Lithospheric Relationship Between the Gawler Craton and Musgrave Province

Alastair Stark6

Paleo and In-Situ Stress Analysis of the Perth Basin: Implications for Subsurface Fluid Flow

Jan Varga1

Timing and metamorphic character of intraplate deformation and rheological weakening

B Yang6

Spatial and Temporal Provenance Analysis of the Upper Part of the Roper Group, Beetaloo Subbasin, North Australia



Adrienne Brotodewo2

Relationships between magmatism and deformation in Proterozoic Australia

Alicia Caruso5

Hyperspectral characterisation of alteration zones in the southern Gawler Range Volcanics margin

Drew Lubiniecki6

Structural evolution of carbonate-hosted deformation bands adjacent to a major Neotectonic fault: Sellicks Beach, SA

Eline Baudet2

Geochemical footprint of the Bulldog Shale, Eromanga Basin, Australia

Ella Sullivan7

Geological characteristics and genesis of the ‘Ernie Junior’ IOCG ore body at the Ernest Henry Mine, Queensland

Jack Maughan7

Geochemistry of the mafic sequences in the Cloncurry District, Queensland: Implications for crustal accretion and prospectivity

James Hall6

Thermal history of the northern Olympic Domain

Matthew Paul7

Paris Silver deposit: Sulphide trace elements

Shauna Maguire-Olstad7

Trace element variation of coarse-grained pyrite, within the Mount Isa copper system



Matthew Paul1

Preliminary mineralogical investigations of the Paris silver deposit, Northern Eyre Peninsula, South Australia

Daniel Travers1

The Coompana Province – new constraints on the timing and petrogenesis of mac magmatism

Christopher Trenouth1

An insight into the low-temperature thermal evolution of the covered eastern Gawler Craton margin: the Stuart Shelf basement

Laura Morrissey1

Upgrading iron-ore deposits by melt loss during granulite facies metamorphism

Paul Soeffky1

Lithospheric electrical resistivity heterogeneity: a vector to mineralisation

Kate Robertson1

MT Traversing the Delamerian and Lachlan Orogens of Victoria to illuminate geological structures, fossil fluid pathways and serpentinisation

James Hall2,1

Unlocking and linking the low-temperature thermochronological histories of inland South Australia

Sheree Armistead1

Structural evolution of the North Portia Cu-Au-Mo deposit, Curnamona Province, South Australia

Jaydon Dietman2,1

Geological representivity of returned cuttings from coiled-tubing drilling

Katherine Stoate2,1

Sea level curves, marine sediments and the landscape of evolution of Kangaroo Island

Charlotte Mitchell2,1

Lateral dispersion: stream sediment geochemistry vs. radiometrics

Eline Baudet2,1

Geochemical footprint of the Bulldog Shale, Eromanga Basin, Australia

Keryn Wolff2,1

Identifying mallee for bio-geochemical exploration

Kate Agostino1

A low-temperature thermochronologic insight into the thermal and exhumation history of the eastern Musgrave Province, South Australia



Charlotte Mitchell2,1

Rock, paper, scissors: Implications of landscape setting on the interaction between bedrock and tree and differentiating between lithologies using biogeochemistry

Cheng Lin (Thomas) Yang2,1

REE patterns in IOCG systems in the eastern Gawler Craton

Edeltraud Macmillan1,3

Evolution of uraninites at Olympic Dam: Deciphering complex textures, chemistry and temporal history

James Hall1

Exhumation of the Peake and Denison Ranges; Insights from low-temperature thermochronology

Jarred Lloyd1

Testing the existence and evolution of the Ceduna River using zircon U/Pb and Lu/Hf isotope data

Jesse Clark1

Defining the style of mineralisation at the Cairn Hill magnetite-sulphide deposit; Mount Woods Inlier, Gawler Craton, South Australia

Katherine Stoate2,1

Using microscopic images to better understand sample media for geochemical exploration

Kathleen Lane2,1

Age constraints on iron formations in the Gawler Craton

Keryn Wolff2,1

Linking groundwater to Cu concentration in mallee across Yorke Peninsula, SA

Max Reddy1

Low-temperature thermochronometric insights into the exhumation of the Northern Gawler Ranges (South Australia)

Sebastian Schnaidt2,1

Pareto efficient multi-objective joint optimisation of geophysical data sets

Shi Zhao4

3D real-time stockpile modelling and voxelization to estimate quality during blending operation



1 University of Adelaide, SA; 2 Deep Exploration Technologies Cooperative Research Centre (DET CRC), School of Physical Sciences, University of Adelaide, SA; 3 Resource Planning and Development, BHP Billiton; 4 School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Adelaide, SA; 5 School of Biological Sciences, University of Adelaide, SA; 6 Centre for Tectonics, Resources and Exploration (TRaX), Department of Earth Sciences, University of Adelaide, SA; 7 Department of Earth Sciences, University of Adelaide, SA; 8 Future Industries Institute (FII), X Building, Mawson Lakes SA; 9 Hilgrove Resources; 10 WPG Resources, Rex Minerals and Investigator Resources ;11 University of South Australia