Mining and Environment Forum

Thursday 7 March 2019
The Melbourne Hotel, Karingal Ballroom
33 Milligan St Perth

The focus of this forum was to promote leading practise in the extremely important areas of environmental management, rehabilitation, remediation and mine closure performance in the mining and mineral exploration industry, now and into the future. 


  • Hon Melissa Price MP, Minister for the Environment
  • Hon Stephen Dawson MLC, WA Minister for Environment; Disability Services; Electoral Affairs
  • Mike Rowe, Director General, Department of Water and Environmental Regulation
  • Dr Phil Gorey, Deputy Director General 
    Resource and Environmental Regulation, Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety
  • Dr Renee Young, Centre Manager, Centre for Mine Site Restoration
  • Troy Collie Project Director - Environment & Approvals, Mount Gibson Iron
  • Stacey Gregory, Principal Consultant, Mine Earth
  • Adam Pratt, Director & Principal Soil Scientist, Soilwater Group
  • Alan Wright, Principal Consultant, MBS Environmental
  • Claire McGowan, Senior Lawyer, Mining Access Legal
  • Jess Li, Senior Environmental Scientist, MBS Environmental
  • Julie Mahony & Richard Phillips, Tellus Holdings
  • Harley Lacy, Environmental Consultants Association

Hon Melissa Price MP

Hon Stephen Dawson MLC

Mike Rowe

Dr Phil Gorey