Rare earth search comes to Mount Isa

Derek Barry
By Derek Barry
Updated September 24 2021 - 6:01am, first published November 28 2019 - 12:59am
Mines Minister Dr Anthony Lynham and Peter Brown check out samples at the John Campbell Miles core drill facility.

The rare earth elements are getting a lot of geo-political attention lately with ramifications for our part of the world.


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.