Mining Warden decisions by category of application

 

The Mining Wardens' decisions have been classified into the following categories:

Compensation under mining lease

Andrewartha & Ors v BHP Steel (AIS) Pty Ltd 27 Aug 1998
Australian Cement Ltd v Trounson & Anor 11 May 2004
Barclay & Ors v Waterford 15 Aug 1978
Barker v Hughes 25 Jul 1986
Big Island Mining Ltd v Caloola Holdings Pty Ltd 20 Jun 2006
Blunt v Potter 25 Feb 1982
Boyd Pratt & Associates & Anor v McInnes & Anor 2 Aug 1983
Gillham v Clarke & Anor 5 Nov 1975
Gujarat NRE Australia Pty Ltd v Bellpac Pty Ltd 13 Aug 2007
Gunnedah Coal Company Ltd v Marys Mount Landholders Association 26 Feb 1988
Huntley Colliery Pty Ltd v Avondale Colliery Pty Ltd v  20 Dec 1982
Kurrawen Pty Ltd v Standard Portland Cement Ltd 21 Oct 1977
Lamb & Ors v Northern (Rhonda) Collieries (2) 17 Aug 1973
Martin & Anor v Australian Granodiorite Ltd (in liquidation) 23 Dec 1992
McCormack v Berrell 19 Jun 1987
Miller v Pay & Ors 13 Jul 1978
Moorarben Coal Mines Pty Ltd & Ors v Ulan Coal Mines Ltd 30 Jul 2008
Mount Morgan Mining and Industrial Co Pty Ltd v Norris 27 Oct 1977
Murphy & Anor v Johnstone 20 Dec 1978
Newbridge Slate Pty Ltd v Dapila Mining Ltd 9 May 1997
Northern Rivers Rutile Pty Ltd v Landbrokers Inc Pty Ltd 18 Jun 1991
O'Donnell v Gollin Wallsend Coal Company Ltd 22 May 1987
Welch v Cooper 8 Oct 1980
Withers v Carter & Anor 10 May 1991
ZC Mines Pty Ltd (trading as Pasminco Mining) v Minerals Mining & Metallurgy Ltd & Anor 19 Feb 1993

Compensation under exploration/prospecting licences

Asarco (Australia) Pty Ltd v Heuston 4 March & 19 Mar 1982
Australasian Mining Title Services Pty Ltd (on behalf of Seltrust Mining Corp) v Goldfinch & Anor 12 Apr 1985
Australian Mining Title Services Pty Ltd v Cravino & Ors 29 Jun 1990
Australian Iron & Steel Pty Ltd v Playford Investments Pty Ltd 5 Dec 1989
Australian Mining Title Services Pty Ltd & Ors v Gordon 16 Jul 1998
Bontima Pty Ltd v McGee & Anor 26 Jul 1991
Burgess & Anor v Ajax Joinery Pty Ltd & Anor 8 May 1989
Clutha Developments Pty Ltd v Heroic Pastoral Company 7 Jun 1977
Clutha Development Pty Ltd v Yeomans 5 Aug 1981
Connolly v Amoco Minerals Aust & Anor 15 Jul 1982
C R A Exploration Pty Ltd v Roberts 14 Jun 1984
Electronic Zinc Co Australasia Ltd v Knight 11 Nov 1980
G Whitburn Pty Ltd v McInnes & Anor 2 Aug 1983
Hayes v Kratos Uranium N L 8 Oct 1982
Lyell v Bathurst Mining & Crushing Co Pty Ltd 14 Aug 1981
Maidens v Shields & Ors 27 Oct 2000
Metals Exploration Ltd (on behalf of North Broken Hill Ltd) v Caldera 2 Sep 1983
Midcoast Lime Company Pty Ltd v Minister for Mineral Resources & Anor 19 Aug 2005
Miller v Pay & Ors 4 Jul 1979
Minerals Deposits Ltd v McCall Bott & Co Pty Ltd 2 Nov 1977
O'Brien & Anor v Jesasu Pty Ltd 13 Jun 1997
Regent Resources v Dutfield 31 Jan 1990
Reynolds v The Electricity Commission of NSW & Anor 5 Dec 1978
Scheele v ESSO Exploration Ltd 29 Jun 1982
Slack Smith v Mining Registrar Lightning Ridge 3 Sep 1992
Sydney Gas (Camden) Operations Pty Ltd v Gatenby & Ors 5 Aug 2005
The Australian Gas Light Company v O'Grady & Ors 4 Feb 1986
The Australian Gas Light Company v O'Grady & Ors (2) 2 May 1986
The Shell Company of Australia Ltd v Caldera 23 Dec 1981
The Shell Company of Australia v Roberts 2 May 1985
Toohey v A S Exploration Ventures Pty Ltd & Anor 28 Mar 1984

Costs

Andrewartha & Ors v BHP Steel (AIS) Pty Ltd (2) 11 Sep 1998
Belmont Colliery Pty Ltd & Ors v Northern (Rhondda) Collieries Pty Ltd 19 Jun 1987
Lummis & Ors v Newton & Anor 2 Oct 2002
Moolarben Coal Mines Pty Ltd & Ors v Ulan Coal Mines Ltd (2) 21 Oct 2008
Rutile and Zircon Mines (Newcastle) Ltd v Bill Wright (Taree) Pty Ltd 28 May 1980
Slack-Smith v Mineral Claim Holders of the property known as Muttabun 18 Sep 2008

Injunction

Anic v Bosnjak & Anor 23 Dec 2005
Brown v Adam & Anor 6 Apr 2000
Cave v Byrne & Anor 7 Dec 1990
Hanlen v Centennial Mandalong Pty Ltd 9 Dec 2004
Hensen v Shields & Ors 6 Apr 2001
Johnston v Cramer 1 May 1990
Judge v Stanley 18 Nov 2004
Krkoska & Anor v Pearl & Ors 12 Jul 1983
Lightning Ridge Miner's Association Ltd v Hudson & Ors 9 Mar 2001
Manusu v Winch & Anor 4 Sep 2003
Matic v Banovic 29 Aug 2001
Matic v Inman & Ors 6 Aug 2003
Matic v Lekic 14 Dec 2001
McGeough v Molyneux & Anor 5 Oct 2005
Melocco Pty Ltd v Smithers & Menhennitt 10 Apr 1986
Melonas & Anor v Hankey & Ors 1 Apr 2008
Prodhomme v Balderson & Hughes 15 Sep 1987
Rose v Henderson 3 Apr 1992
Ross Mining NL & Ors v Barrett & Ors 26 Feb 1999
Ryan & Anor v McFadden & Ors 6 Dec 1991
Ryan & Anor v Pratt & Anor 5 Nov 1993
Sandloft Pty Ltd v Martin 13 Dec 2002
The Australian Gas Light Company v O'Grady & Ors (3) 30 May 1986
The Australian Gas Light Company v O'Grady & Ors (4) 11 Jul 1986

Inquiry

Broken Hill Pty Co Ltd v Various 13 Oct 1975
Burge & Anor v Omya Minerals & Anor 28 Apr 1989
Castle Mountain Enterprises Pty Ltd v Pollock & Ors 21 Feb 1997
Coal & Allied Operations Pty Ltd v Bates & Ors 24 Aug 1999
Kayuga Coal Pty Ltd v Ducey & Ors 18 Aug 1998
Lamb & Ors v Northern (Rhonda) Collieries 27 Apr 1973

Review of arbitrator's decision

Blachut v Newscrest Operations Ltd 19 Aug 2004
Clift & Ors v Coal Mines Australia 28 Feb 2008
Endeavour Coal Pty Ltd v Presquartz Pty Ltd 25 Sep 2007
Evans & Ors v Coal Mines Australia Ltd 16 Jul 2009
Gillbee & Anor v Macapika Pty Ltd 3 Jun 2004
Sydney Gas Operations Pty Ltd v Brownlow Hill Pty Ltd 15 May 2000
Sydney Gas Operations Pty Ltd v Brownlow Hill Pty Ltd (2) 17 May 2001

 

Permit to use power operated machinery

Black Nobby Pty Ltd 10 Aug 73
Hill v Department of Mineral Resources 22 Nov 1996
Opal Sales Pty Ltd 20 May 1975
Pearse v Bartram 19 Jul 1985

Permit to enter land

Austar Coal Mines Pty Ltd v Morphett 15 Oct 2008
Gilligan v Mann 12 Jul 1985
Gloucester Coal v Holmes 5 Jun 2007
Illawarra Coal Holdings Pty Ltd v Craig 1 Aug 2006
Mehilo Pty Ltd v Owen and Broomham 24 Jan 1986
Omya Minerals Pty Ltd & Anor v Burge & Ors 2 Dec 1981
Presquartz Pty Ltd v Endeavour Coal Pty Ltd 25 Sep 2007
RZM Pty Ltd v Director General National Parks & Wildlife Service & Ors 21 Aug 1996
Sundowner Minerals No Liability v Dunn & Anor 2 Feb 1983

Mineral claim dispute

Bini & Anor v Reitterer 27 Aug 1979
Freeland v Bedekovic & Anor 15 Aug 1978
Milinkovic v Victor Borkovic as agent for George Miljokovic 12 Aug 1986
Sancar v Kemp 22 May 2007
Searle v Sella & Anor 27 Mar 2002
Slack Smith v Monch & Anor 30 Sep 1997
Sover & Anor v Sasvary 21 Jun 1983
Wynen v Duchatel 20 Jun 1990

Review of decision of Mining Registrar to cancel a claim

Driver v Mining Registrar 20 Dec 2002
Halfpenny Investments Pty Ltd v Sydney Gas Operations Ltd 20 Jan 2004
Lipohar v Mining Registrar 4 Mar 1999
Mining Registrar v Douglas 24 Apr 1992
Schnitzenbaumer v Mining Registrar 28 Jun 2000

Suspension of condition of a mining claim

Doyle v Payne 1 Mar 1978
Hammond & Anor v Barker 23 Apr 1971