About the McPhillamys Gold Project
The McPhillamys Gold Project is wholly-owned by Australian gold production and exploration company, Regis Resources Limited (ASX: RRL)
Jobs and business opportunitiesHow many jobs will McPhillamys bring to the region, and what kind of opportunities will it provide for local businesses?
Assessment processWhat are the steps involved in the assessment process for McPhillamys?
The importance of gold Gold is used in cancer drugs and research, mobile phones, computers and cutting-edge technology
How gold is mined and processedHow do we get gold from the ground?
In the community
The McPhillamys Gold Project is a proposal for an open-cut gold mine at Kings Plains, approximately 8km to the east of Blayney and 250km west of Sydney.
The project will bring significant benefits and opportunities to Blayney and surrounding communities. Click here to learn more about Regis Resources’ sponsorship of community organisations, teams and projects.
CommunityHow are we involving local people in the project?
McPhillamys Community Consultative CommitteeWhat is the consultative committee and what does it do?
HeritageWhat did the heritage assessment for the McPhillamys project area find?
Environment and infrastructure
Regis Resources is committed to the effective environmental management of all of its activities.
We recognise that mining and exploration activities are associated with a range of potential environmental impacts and have developed the culture and procedures to protect the environment associated with these activities
Noise and vibration impactsHow is noise and vibration measured and managed at McPhillamys?
Monitoring local rivers and boresHow is water quality monitored on and around the McPhillamys site?
Visual ImpactsHow are changes to the look of the McPhillamys site being managed?
Traffic and transportHow will traffic and transport be managed?
Water pipelineHow will Regis source water for McPhillamys?
Ground and surface waterHow will water be managed on the project?
Tailings storage facilityWhat is a tailings storage facility?
Improving koala habitatHow will we create better conditions for koalas and other wildlife?
Air qualityHow will air quality be monitored and managed at McPhillamys?
Agriculture Working with our lessees, neighbours and local landowners
RehabilitationHow will Regis land be rehabilitated during and after mining?