Our covid-19 protocols
Our commitment to protecting our workforce and local community
Ballarat Gold Mine has moved quickly to implement a wide range of stringent measures to reduce the risk of COVID-19 among its workforce and local communities, and to keep its operations up and running.
We understand that we are fortunate to be able to continue operations and our priority is the health and safety of our people, their families and their local communities.
We have adopted all government recommendations and implemented Mineral Councils of Australia (MCA) protocols to keep mine sites operating in Victoria.
Measures and controls that are being applied at Ballarat Gold Mine include: temperature screening on arrival and increased handwashing stations; social distancing on site and in team meetings; separation of teams; advisory signage and staff information; allowing support staff to working from home if possible and continued mental health support. In particular we have introduced the following: