Located just 65km North of Kalgoorlie in Western Australia's world famous Eastern Goldfields region, the Aphrodite Gold Project is ideally located. Close to all major sources of infrastructure and a nearby workforce is ideally located for commercialisation.
The Aphrodite Gold Project is located 65 kilometres north of Kalgoorlie in the Eastern Goldfields of Western Australia. The 1.033,000 Ounce JORC Resource at the Aphrodite Gold Project was classified as a resource on 24 March 2011. The resource comprises 10.06Mt averaging 3.19g/t Au for a total of 1,033,000 Ounces in JORC compliant Indicated (451,000 Ounces) and Inferred (582,000 Ounces) Resource categories.
Kalgoorlie is the premier gold producing region of Australia with a long history of mining and discovery of substantial gold deposits. The Golden Mile alone has produced over 50 million ounces of gold and KCGM’s Super Pit continues to produce about 800,000 ounces of gold each year.
The Company acquired the advanced Aphrodite Gold Project from Apex Minerals NL in November 2009 following Apex’s decision to focus on its Wiluna gold mining operation.