Queensland Mining Awards 2020


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

A broad range of opportunities to be associated with Queensland’s premier mining industry innovation awards will be released in late 2019 including major partner, gala dinner packages naming rights.

Interested in sponsoring QMA 2020? Email us at [email protected] and we will send you information as soon as packages are confirmed.


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 www.qrc.org.au


Major Sponsors

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 Queensland Mining and Engineering Exhibition (QME), the most significant mining event in Queensland, will be returning to Mackay 22 – 24 September 2020 (NOTE – new dates due to Covid-19). 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 www.qmeexpo.com.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 www.australia.angloamerican.com


BHP is a world-leading resources company. We are among the world’s top producers of major commodities, including iron ore, metallurgical coal and copper. We also have substantial interests in oil, gas and energy coal.

We have a simple and diverse portfolio of 11 core operated assets around the world, with low-cost options for future growth. This allows us to apply our values and culture, emphasise safety and productivity, deploy technology and exert capital discipline to extract the most value and highest returns from our assets.

The resources we produce help build cities, produce energy and give developing nations the resources they need to provide their people with a better life.

For more information visit www.bhp.com


METS Ignited is an industry-led, government-funded, Growth Centre for the mining equipment, technology and services (METS) sector.

Our mission – To strengthen Australia’s position as a global hub for mining innovation, and, enhance the global competitive advantage of the Australian METS industry.

Our vision – The Australian METS industry has an aligned, efficient and agile industry ecosystem with a high degree of collaborative, global leadership in innovation, and a growing share of the global market.

For more information visit www.metsignited.org


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