Focused On Exploration

LUX Exploration Pty Ltd (LUX) is a 100%-owned Australian subsidiary of ECR Minerals PLC (“ECR”), a London based mineral exploration and development company incorporated in England & Wales. ECR current exploration operations include two diamond drill rigs at the Bailieston and Creswick projects in Victoria, Australia. These programmes are delivering considerable amounts of drill core for technical review, processing and assay testing.

LUX has submitted applications for three (3) Exploration Permits for Minerals (“EPM”) in North East Queensland, Australia.
These applications have now been approved by the Department of Resources & Environmental Authority

Exploration Rationale

The area in application lies approximately 120km west of Charters Towers and 40km north of Pentland, North Queensland. The area covers the Lolworth Range and its associated drainage area. EPM’s are currently held by other operators, in the Cape River area to the west and over the Lolworth diggings located to the east, respectively to this application area.
The Lolworth Range and surrounding terrain is a mix of at least four different rock-types ranging from the Early Ordovician through to Permian age. The oldest known rocks are known as the Cape River Beds and consist of sandstones and quartzites that have undergone little metamorphism through to gneisses and schists. These... Read More
Research reveals little mineral exploration work has been done within the Lolworth Range. Access, company specific targeted ore-deposit styles and price of metals reflect the efforts of past exploration. The most detailed exploration work undertaken within the application area would have been under AP4855M (A.R.I Limited) during the... Read More


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