St Ives Gold Mine – Beyond 2018 Project - Public Environmental Review

Closed 14 Nov 2018

Opened 3 Oct 2018


The St Ives Gold Mining Company Pty Limited proposes to expand its existing open-cut and underground gold mining developments with 2,061 hectares (ha) of disturbance. The proposal is located on Lake Lefroy approximately 20 kilometres south east of Kambalda (Shire of Coolgardie).

The revised proposal, Beyond 2018 Project, will facilitate the continuation of mining operations at Lake Lefroy and the wider St Ives mine site. The project boundary encompasses approximately 45,000 ha and would include an additional disturbance of 5000 ha:

  • additional lake based disturbance of up to 2,000 ha; and
  • additional land based disturbance of up to 3,000 ha 

The ERD may be downloaded below or from the EPA website at

The draft Environmental Review Document is available for a public review period of eight weeks from 3 October 2018, closing on 14 November2018

The EPA prefers submissions to be made on this site, by completing the online survey below.

Copies of the ERD will be available at:

  • Kambalda Library, Barnes Drive, Kambalda WA 6442
  • Coolgardie Library, Bayley Street, Coolgardie WA 6429
  • Kalgoorlie Library, 13 Roberts Road, Kalgoorlie WA 6430
  • State Library of Western Australia, Perth Cultural Centre, 25 Francis Street, Perth WA 6000

Alternatively submissions can be:

Posted to: Chairman, Environmental Protection Authority,
Locked Bag 33, Cloisters Square, PERTH WA 6850, or

Delivered to: the Environmental Protection Authority,
Level 4, The Atrium, 168 St Georges Terrace, Perth 6000.

If you have any questions on how to make a submission, please contact EPA Services, Department of Water and Environmental Regulation on 6364 7000


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