QEM set to mine vanadium and shale oil near Julia Creek

Derek Barry
By Derek Barry
Updated September 21 2018 - 12:26am, first published September 19 2018 - 4:16am
Miner QEM wants to drill for vanadium and shale oil in the Toolebuc Formation at Julia Creek.

Mineral company QEM’s $5 million initial public offer has been over-subscribed as it looks to advance its North West Queensland operations.


Derek Barry

Derek Barry

Editor, the North West Star

Editor of the North West Star Mount Isa since January 2016. Prior to that, an editor at several regional southern Queensland newspapers. Passionate about telling local stories. Comes with a strange accent to due an Irish accident of birth.