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Mar 09, 2021
Scoping study for Horn Island mine

Scoping study for Horn Island mine

Alice Queen has kicked off a scoping study to assess the economics of a potential open-pit operation at the historic Horn Island gold mine in the Torres Strait. The existing inferred resource of 7.9 Mt grading at 1.9 g/t gold for 492,000oz for an area adjacent to the abandoned pit will be updated as part… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, iQ Geo, iQ Mining North...

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Mar 08, 2021
Gold intersections revealed on Horn Island

Gold intersections revealed on Horn Island

Phase one infill drilling at Alice Queen’s Horn Island project has returned numerous gold intersections. The reverse circulation drilling program targeted Alice’s wholly-owned ‘excluded zone’ within the project and is not part of the joint venture area with St Barbara. Alice completed 35 holes for 7,072m immediately west of the Horn Island pit in this latest campaign. The… ...

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Aug 27, 2020
Alice Queen pushes on at Horn Island gold project

Alice Queen pushes on at Horn Island gold project

A five-hole diamond drilling program has kicked off at a former mining pit on Horn Island in an Alice Queen gold push following a $7 million capital raising. The company said it also planned to commence a reverse circulation infill program in late September or early October. The phase one RC infill drilling program will include up… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Co...

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Aug 24, 2020
Alice Queen boosts funds for Horn Island  pit project

Alice Queen boosts funds for Horn Island pit project

Horn Island gold hopeful Alice Queen has raised $7 million to fast-track its exploration program. The company said the proceeds would go towards completing the first phase of infill drilling at the historical mining pit at Horn Island in the Torres Strait, with the aim of lifting the resource to indicated category. It will also… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil,...

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Jun 30, 2020
New Horn Island drilling program confirmed

New Horn Island drilling program confirmed

Gold explorer Alice Queen says its joint venture partner St Barbara has confirmed plans to complete a 2020-21 work program with expenditure of up to $2 million at Horn Island. The staged work program will focus on drill testing two high-priority targets near the Horn Island gold resource, which has an inferred gold resource of… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ Coal, iQ Civil, ...

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Apr 20, 2020
Latest survey reinforces Horn Island gold targets

Latest survey reinforces Horn Island gold targets

Gold explorer Alice Queen has announced results from a dipole-dipole induced polarisation survey across part of its Horn Island gold project in Far North Queensland. And the company says exploration investment under its joint venture with St Barbara is well ahead of schedule. In an announcement to ASX, Alice Queensland said the DDIP survey results, in… This content is for iQ Industry Q...

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Oct 07, 2019
Joint venture chips away on Horn Island gold potential

Joint venture chips away on Horn Island gold potential

Alice Queen has completed a soil and rock chip geochemical sampling program across its Horn island gold project under the new joint venture with St Barbara. Assay results are expected within the next month. However Alice Queen says sampling of quartz vein outcrops has shown encouraging signs of a potential extension of the hydrothermal system… This content is for iQ Industry Queensland, iQ ...

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Aug 21, 2019
JV work off and running at Horn Island

JV work off and running at Horn Island

Alice Queen has started work at the Horn Island gold project under its new joint venture with St Barbara. The company said planning had been completed for the first two joint venture work programs. The priority is drill target generation for large-scale intrusion-related gold systems. An infill soils sampling program is underway, with a geophysical… This content is for iQ Industry Queenslan...

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Jun 05, 2019
Joint venture deal for Horn Island gold project

Joint venture deal for Horn Island gold project

Gold explorer Alice Queen has entered into a joint venture agreement with St Barbara for its Horn Island gold project, in the Torres Strait. It is through Alice Queen’s 84.5 per cent-owned subsidiary Kauraru Gold. Alice Queen managing director Andrew Buxton said earn-in joint venture deal was the culmination of a detailed search for the right… This content is for iQ Industry Quee...

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