Developing the Snowy River Gold Mine


Federation Mining has signed an Agreement with leading gold miner OceanaGold for the future development of Snowy River Gold Project, located near Ikamatua on the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand. OceanaGold will support the project’s establishment with seed financing for the potential future construction of a decline (tunnel) to the base of the historic workings.

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First world jurisdiction

Established mining industry on the west coast of NZ's South Island

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Extremely high-grade gold

Inferred Resource: 700,000oz @ 23g/t Au

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A well understood asset

More than US$13M invested in exploration and development studies

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Proven development project

Located in region with long mining history and supportive of new economic development - Mining Permit approved December 2018


Federation Mining is an Australian incorporated company established by experienced Australian underground mining engineer Mark Le Messurier with the purpose of building a new gold/copper mining company. 

Federation Mining will pursue opportunities where it is able to apply its skill set and experience in the sustainable and responsible development of mining projects across a range of regions. Its key project is the Blackwater Gold Project on the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand.



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