World Mining Congress 2023

The 2023 World Mining Congress (WMC) is being held in Brisbane Australia from the 26th to the 29th of June.

The WMC is held every 3 years in different places across the globe and allows of representatives of business, academia and governments from across the globe, to come together to meet and consider challenges and solutions. These issues include emerging technologies in mining sciences, economics, mining health and safety, social impacts and environmental protection.

The focus for this Congress is Resourcing Tomorrow: Creating Value for Society.

There will be over 2,500 delegates expected to attend from over 50 countries and over 1,000 organisations. There are 400 presenters and over 250 exhibitors.

The host organisation is Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO).

The Congress is being held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre at South Bank directly across the river from the central business district.


There is a wide range of accommodation choices to suit your needs from close by or in walking distance and larger apartment style options.

Closest Accommodation

The 3 closest hotels (within 100 metres) are:


The closest (300 metres) apartment style accommodation options with up to 3 bedrooms, full kitchen and laundry facilities are:

5 Star Hotels

Traditional 5 star hotel options include:

Other WMC 2023 Information

Tourist Activities

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary – boat cruise from South Bank

If you want to validate your trip down under then you need to be photographed holding a Koala. You can do that at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.

Conveniently you can take a cruise up the river from South Bank to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and back.

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