Public Environmental Review - Wingellina Nickel Project

Closed 9 Nov 2015

Opened 14 Sep 2015


Hinckley Range Pty Ltd is proposing to mine nickeliferous limonite ore from the Wingellina deposit located approximately 1,400 km east-northeast of Perth, and use a high pressure acid leach process to produce a mixed nickel-cobalt hydroxide product for export to overseas markets via existing road and rail networks to the Port of Darwin or the Port of Adelaide. The proposal also includes a water supply borefield in the Central Officer Basin located approximately 100 km to the south-west, and an overland pipeline adjacent to and aligned with existing roads connecting the borefield and the mine site.

Hard copies of the PER may be purchased for $10 (including postage and packing) or a CD version is available free of charge from:

  • Hinckley Range Pty Ltd
    18 - 32 Parliament Place
    WEST PERTH WA 6005
    Telephone No. (08) 9220 5700]

Copies of the PER are available for download from:

Copies of the PER will be available for examination at:

  • State Library
  • Kalgoorlie - Boulder Public Library
  • Ngaanyatjarraku Shire Office
  • Wingellina Media Centre

The EPA prefers submissions to be made online. Click below to make your submission.

Alternatively, submissions may be:

Posted to:
The Chairman, Environmental Protection Authority,
Locked Bag 10, East Perth WA 6892; or

Delivered to:
The Environmental Protection Authority,
Level 8, The Atrium, 168 St Georges Terrace, Perth,

If you have any questions on how to make a submission, please email or call the Office of the EPA on (08) 6145 0800.

Why your views matter

A Public Environmental Review (PER) has been prepared by Hinckley Range Pty Ltd in accordance with Western Australian Government procedures and is released for public review. The PER document describes the proposal, examines the likely environmental effects and the proposed environmental management procedures associated with the proposed development.


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