Paydirt Media and Keith Yates & Associates

Paydirt Media is a leading resources news media organisation, which publishes two internationally circulating magazines and organises six resources conferences.

Before taking the helm at Paydirt, Executive Chairman Bill Repard accumulated more than 30 years’ experience with News Limited, representing some of its most successful titles around Australia.

Established in 1994, Paydirt Media is well-known in the industry for reaching board-level decision makers and investors across the exploration and mining sectors.

Over 25 years, Paydirt Media has built a reputation as a trusted publisher and conference organiser in the resources sector. Its high-quality, experienced team travel across the globe to identify the latest trends in publishing and events as well as keep up-to-date on developments in the resources sector. Our ability to engage with all stakeholders across the sector is reinforced by the diverse backgrounds of our team.

The flagship magazine “Australia’s Paydirt” is a monthly and “Gold Mining Journal” is released quarterly.

The company’s expanding conference suite includes its internationally renowned Africa Downunder as well as the South Australian Resources & Energy Investment Conference, the Australian Nickel Conference, Paydirt’s Battery Minerals Conference, Latin America Downunder and, of course, the biennial NewGenGold Conference.

NewGenGold has been jointly organised by Paydirt Media Pty Ltd and Keith Yates & Associates Pty Ltd since 2002 and is consistently held in Perth every second November. Keith Yates was the founder of this conference, the first of which was held in 1995 and he is still keenly involved in the organisation and programme development.

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NewGenGold Conference

14 - 15 November 2023

Perth, Western Australia