News

September 2019 Quarterly Report Copy

We are pleased to present Western Areas’ FY19 Annual Report. Western Areas has had a strong year operationally, meeting production guidance and conducting significant exploration activities. The major highlight of the year was the decision to commence mining at the Odysseus mine! Thank you to the everyone at WSA for a fantastic year! https://bit.ly/2J12ewj

WSA at the Australian Nickel Conference

The team at Western Areas presented at the Australian Nickel Conference (ANC) today which was held at the Pan Pacific in Perth. The ANC is a premier event of nickel producers and explorers and Australia’s only dedicated nickel event. Our presentation this year focuses on the development of our Odysseus Project: http://ow.ly/ZjKp50wLf3P

ABC Business News with Dan Lougher

Western Areas’ Managing Director Dan Lougher, sat down with the ABC to discuss the current nickel landscape. Listen in to hear Western Areas’ views on the nickel price, the emerging Electric Vehicle (EV) market and the impact of the Indonesian nickel ban! http://ow.ly/bsM650wLgqe

Battery Materials Review with Dan Lougher

Western Areas’ full interview for Battery Materials Review‘s October recharge podcast is now live! In this interview, Managing Director Dan Lougher gives an overview of our operations, his insights into forecast demand for nickel, and the important role Odysseus will play in the emerging electric vehicle market! Listen to the full podcast at: https://lnkd.in/d2ssBkM

2019 Australian Nickel Conference

Western Areas is pleased to be presenting at the annual Australian Nickel Conference in Perth on Tuesday 15th October. Don’t miss Western Areas’ Managing Director, Dan Lougher presenting at 8:55! This year’s presentation will focus on the Company’s in-development Odysseus mine at the Cosmos Nickel Operation. Come over and say hello to the team at the Western Areas booth!

CEO Magazine with Dan Lougher

Western Areas’ Managing Director, Dan Lougher, sat down with The CEOMagazine Global to give his insights on the future of nickel mining and the disruptive role of the electric vehicle market for the industry. Read the full article below to understand how Western Areas is investing in the future!

Home for Dinner

Our team in Perth recently volunteered at the Ronald McDonald House, helping prepare dinner for all the families. The Ronald McDonald House is a fantastic organisation, keeping families together through challenging times. It was great to see our employees putting their cooking skills to the test for a great cause! #HomeForDinner

2019 National Threatened Species Day

Western Areas has always been a proud supporter of Perth Zoo and the successful breeding program, with Parks and Wildlife Service, that helped improve the status of the Chuditch from endangered to near threatened! On #NationalThreatenedSpeciesDay, we want to celebrate them for their incredible work to help protect the Chuditch, also known as the Western Quoll! #savingwildlifetogether

2019 Diggers & Dealers

Great to be at Diggers & Dealers again – this year Western Areas is at booth 83 – just veer to the left as you enter, and walk through to the inside ring. Come say Hi 👋 to all of us, and the quolls! Western Areas’ MD Dan Lougher will be presenting today at 4:10pm, and appearing on CNBC live from Diggers & Dealers at 10.40am.

June 2019 Quarterly Report

We were very pleased to release our quarterly report this morning, which confirmed we met full year guidance for FY19. We had a very strong cashflow quarter and the Odysseus Project early works were completed on time and on budget.