Australian Garnet

Australian Garnet Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Resource Development Group Limited (ASX:RDG), supply premium garnet abrasives to the protective coating and waterjet cutting industries from our world class operations at Lucky Bay, Western Australia.

Our majority shareholder is Mineral Resources (ASX:MRL), an innovative and leading Mining Services and Mining company. Australian Garnet benefits from their significant mining and supply chain expertise to supply premium garnet abrasive to our customers around the world.

Australian Garnet is committed to a sustainable future. We rehabilitate the areas we mine to their original state and have installed a wind farm and batteries to power our operations and reduce our carbon footprint.

Our garnet abrasives deliver superior performance for our customers, are safer to use and better for the environment.

Lucky Bay Garnet Mine and Operations

The Lucky Bay Garnet Ore Reserve, as at 20th September 2021:

  • Total Ore Reserve of 202Mt

  • Total Ore Reserve of contained Heavy Mineral 10.9Mt

  • Total Ore Reserve of contained Garnet 9.3Mt

  • Ore Reserve mine life 29 years

  • Mineralisation open to the north and south

Alluvial garnet is a naturally occurring mineral which is mined and processed under international standards and contains no hazardous
compounds. Alluvial garnet mineral sand is low in dust, pink in colour and maintains a sub angular shape that’s ideal abrasive for blasting and
waterjet cutting. Australian Garnet uses no hazardous chemicals in mining and processing our garnet abrasive products.

Click below link to checkout the time lapse of the plant construction 

Australian Garnet Lucky Bay Mine & Operations

Our People

At Australian Garnet we strive to develop a culture that creates an inclusive and inspiring workplace, supported and enabled by our leaders, that encourages high performance.

Our values are fundamental to how we engage with our people and stakeholders:

  • Together we Succeed: We achieve more when we collaborate and all work together

  • Agility: We challenge the status quo, and we act fast

  • Accountable: We strive for excellence and take ownership of our actions
  • Integrity: We build trust through responsible actions

Our people are encouraged to think ‘outside of the box’ to deliver the best solution for our business and for our customers.