Perth Income for The Commonwealth
Exports of iron ore, nickel, lithium, gold, alumina and other minerals, including spodumene for lithium extraction and even rare earths, are steadily growing, from the ports of Western Australia. Port Hedland is the main port for exports of iron ore from the Pilbara region. Gold is exported from Perth, where the Perth Mint is located. Diamonds are exported from Kunannurra and Darwin in the North. Energy exports such as LNG are currently the subject of massive multi-billion dollar investments. See Gorgon Project, North Rankin, Goodwin A gas platform operated by Perth based Woodside Petroleum and its various joint venture partners.
“Australian energy and mineral export earnings forecast to rise 8% in 2012-13 –Solid increases seen in iron-ore, thermal-coal exports –Slowing Chinese …”
Oil and gas platforms are located in The Indian Ocean off the coast of Western Australia. They are serviced by both helicopter and small service boats.
Woodside Petroleum of Perth is constantly finding more oil and gas offshore.
This video above will help you get into the oil and gas industry in Australia. The rates of pay are exceptional throughout the resources sector, during this commodities boom.
Here is a helicopter landing on a gas rig off the coast of Western Australia. Helicopters are often used for the quick transport of gas rig staff and fly in, fly out or FIFO workers. Thanks for your visit to our Australia Tourism web site today. Have you seen all our other pages? Try.. by clicking up above at the very top centre of this web page. Thanks a ton.
Staff writer, GPD