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Exploration incentives and opportunities

Call for tenders, exploration grants and other resources investment opportunities in Queensland


Collaborative exploration initiative

Read information on Queensland Government exploration grants including the Collaborative Exploration Initiative and the Collaborative Drilling Initiative.

Collaborative development program

The Collaborative Development Program (CDP) provides $5 million in funding to explore for remaining mineralisation found in mine waste.

Frontier gas exploration grants program

Learn about the grants available to support on-ground gas exploration activities in the Bowen and Galilee basins.

Competitive tendering for exploration

Learn how to tender for resource exploration opportunities in Queensland.

Current tenders

Learn about call for tenders and current tender opportunities for mineral, petroleum and gas exploration and production.

Queensland exploration program

The Queensland Exploration Program provides a forward schedule of land being released for exploration. Find out about land releases for the coming year.

Expressions of interest for exploration

How to request that an area be considered for exploration release.

Company exploration reports

Find out how to access company statutory reports and data

Core library services and drill core submission

Read about the Exploration Data Centre collections including drill core and cuttings from the Department of Resources and company exploration programs.

Packaging of drill core and drill cuttings

Instructions for preparing samples of drill core and drill cuttings prior to submitting to drill core facilities.