Northern Territory Government Creating Opportunities for Resource Exploration

Commodities in the NT

The Northern Territory is endowed with a wide range of mineral commodities, including world-class deposits of manganese on Groote Eylandt, bauxite at Gove, lead-zinc-silver at the McArthur River Mine, gold at Callie in the Tanami and uranium at the Ranger Mine. The Northern Territory also contains significant deposits of copper, phosphate, iron ore, ferroalloys, diamonds and rare earths, and has high potential for conventional and unconventional petroleum.

The links below contain summaries, factsheets, maps and reports (where available) on each of the commodities in the Northern Territory

Last updated: 02 Dec 2016