Queensland Mining Awards


Queensland’s premier bi-annual Awards celebrate the spirit of innovation and collaboration fostered between mining companies, contractors and suppliers.

Interested in sponsoring QMA 2024? A limited number of sponsorship opportunities remain.

Sponsors reap the benefits all year round – most notably with national industry recognition as a strong supporter of mining excellence, and valuable media exposure associated with the awards.


Event Partner

The Queensland Resources Council is a not-for-profit peak industry association representing the commercial developers of Queensland’s minerals and energy resources. QRC works to secure an environment conducive to the long-term sustainability of minerals and energy sectors in Queensland.

In close collaboration with member companies, associated organisations, regional partners and key stakeholders, the QRC works to achieve positive outcomes for QRC members.

For more information visit qrc.org.au


Major Sponsors

The Queensland Mining and Engineering Exhibition (QME), the most significant mining event in Queensland, will be returning to Mackay 23-25 July 2024. The event will feature over 200 suppliers, live product demonstrations and a free-to-attend content series that has been developed by the industry.

This 3-day event will feature the industry’s leading brands showcasing their latest product advancements that are designed to save you time and money.

This business-to-business trade event is free to attend – all you need to do is register. For more information on QME visit qmeexpo.com.au.


The Mackay Regional Local Government Area is one of the fastest-growing in Queensland, with a population of over 120,000.

The region’s growth is fuelled by strong activity in the resources sector, resurgence in agribusiness, and growth in construction, logistics and tourism.

Mackay is perfectly positioned amidst abundant resources and provides an idyllic coastal lifestyle with 31 beaches, a picturesque blue river and pristine rainforest hinterland, there is no shortage of natural beauty to explore.

For more information visit www.mackay.qld.gov.au


The Anglo American company exists to make a real difference for everyone whose lives we touch. We mine the materials that make modern life possible, in ways that are safer, smarter and more responsible. Anglo American has operated in Australia since 2000 and our portfolio includes thermal and metallurgical coal across six mines and two states.

We aim to manage our mines and deliver our projects in a way that ensures the benefits of mining are shared with our people, neighbouring communities, local economies and our shareholders. We are really proud of the longstanding relationships we have with our local communities in Middlemount, Biloela, Moura and Moranbah in Central Queensland and Muswellbrook and Singleton in the New South Wales Hunter Valley and are pleased to be able to support local initiatives in the community each year through our social investment and donations program.

For more information visit australia.angloamerican.com


BHP is a leading resources company with a vision to bring people and resources together to build a better world.

BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) is Australia’s largest coal producer and supplier of seaborne metallurgical coal. BMA is owned 50:50 by BHP and Mitsubishi Development.

For more information visit bhp.com 



CEA is proud to distribute leading capital equipment brands – JCB, Atlas Copco, Ditch Witch, Dynapac and Komptech. Providing extensive sales, parts and service support, CEA supplies a diverse range of equipment to a wide range of industries. These include mining, infrastructure, construction, agriculture, government, defence, and recycling.

For more information, visit cea.net.au



Komatsu provides essential equipment, technologies and services to the construction, mining, energy, government, waste and quarry industries.

For over a century, Komatsu equipment and services have been used by companies worldwide to develop modern infrastructure, extract fundamental minerals, maintain forests and create technology and consumer products.

The company’s global service and distributor networks support customer operations, tapping into the power of data and technology to enhance safety and productivity while optimizing performance.

Our purpose is creating value through manufacturing and technology innovation to empower a sustainable future where people, businesses and our planet thrive together.

For more information, visit komatsu.com.au



Since 1980, Pirtek has led the market in providing our diverse group of customers with an equally diverse portfolio of fluid transfer solution products and services.

Through our highly awarded franchise network, and international expansion, we built the broadest local and international footprint in the industry.

So, no matter the job, Pirtek will have someone there to help you.
Today, Pirtek is the world’s leading supplier of premium fluid transfer solutions.

For more information, visit pirtek.com.au



Thiess works with clients in Australia, Asia and the Americas in the dynamic field of open-cut and underground mining.

At our core is the pioneering spirit of the legendary Thiess brothers. Their vision defined firsts, unlocked possibilities and found smarter ways to scale what mattered to society. More than 85 years on, their story is still in our DNA.

We’ve always thrived amid change. Today, that includes rising to the challenges of climate risk and the opportunities abounding in the global energy transition. We recognise the world needs mined commodities to achieve the economic, social and environmental transformation it desires.

That’s why the world needs mining…reset for the future.

For more information visit https://thiess.com/


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