National Mining & Related Industries Day Gala Dinner
A day to celebrate the significance of our mining and related industries, and for Australians and our governments to better understand the industry and the positive impact these industries have for our country – indeed our industries importance to our living standards and Australia’s Future.
National Mining and Related Industries Day Song, Mining Permit Blues
Highlights of National Mining and Related Industries Day dinner, 2017
2018 – National Mining & Related Industries Day
On 22nd November, His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia and Her Excellency Lady Cosgrove hosted a gala reception at their Canberra residence in Yarralumla to celebrate the sixth annual National Mining and Related Industries Day.
Patron and Founder, Mrs Gina Rinehart, along with Co-Patron Mr Tad Watroba, also welcomed guests who came from all over Australia. The Governor-General gave a welcome address after which Mrs Rinehart gave a short speech to acknowledge key industry partners.
The reception was a wonderful opportunity to show appreciation for Australia’s mining and related industries – ultimately, one of our country’s most significant and necessary industries.
Speech by Mrs Gina Rinehart – National Mining & Related Industries Day, 22 November 2018, Canberra