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Boda and Kaiser 

The Boda and Kaiser prospects are located within Alkane’s Northern Molong Porphyry Project, located in central western NSW. Together, they comprise our Kaiser-Boda exploration target* (5km long, 1km wide corridor).

In September 2019, Alkane announced the assay results of the Boda “discovery hole” KSDD003 (502m @ 0.48g/t Au, 0.20% Cu from 211m), which indicated an increase in thickness and grade of porphyry gold-copper mineralisation at depth.

Since the discovery hole, we have continued extensive drilling and geophysical surveys at Boda and surrounds (Boda 2 and Kaiser) to test the size and shape of the mineralisation:

  • Phase 1 drill program (commenced November 2019) – five additional diamond holes confirmed the discovery of significant high-grade gold and copper mineralisation
  • IP geophysical survey – identified anomalies that suggested porphyry systems
  • Phase 2 drill program (commenced July 2020) – RC and diamond holes totalling 30,000m to test the controls and dimensions to the high-grade zone and extensions to the large low-grade mineralised envelope.
14 May 2021: Alkane’s MD Nic Earner and Technical Director explain the Boda prospect

We are still in the early stages of defining the system, but the results of our drill programs are extremely encouraging. They confirm the presence of a very large mineralised corridor of up to 5km in length.

At Boda the mineralisation has been defined over a 400m wide by 1km long area, which is open to the north, south and at depth, making Boda a genuine prospect for a large tonnage gold-copper alkalic porphyry development.

*Kaiser-Boda target: 5km long, 1km wide corridor of monzonite intrusives, extensive propylitic to potassic alteration with gold and copper mineralisation. Numerous intercepts at Kaiser with a small high-grade historically mined body.

Latest Boda and Kaiser News

  • 14-May-2021

    Boda Porphyry Update from Nic Earner and Ian Chalmers

    Alkane Managing Director Nic Earner and Technical Director Ian Chalmers have provided another Boda Porphyry video update as part of the Company’s routine corporate update to various industry analysts and institutional investors. Watch the video below or see the latest Boda drilling results released on 3 May 2021.

  • 04-May-2021

    Alkane named Explorer of the Year 2021

    Alkane Resources has won the NSW Minerals Council’s 2021 Explorer of the Year award, with the Boda discovery at the Northern Molong Porphyry Project (NMPP) in the Central West Region of NSW about 35 km east of Dubbo. The Explorer of the Year award acknowledges the significant contribution of exploration to the NSW mining industry. Alkane […]

  • 03-May-2021

    Continuity of High-Grade Gold-Copper Breccia Intersected at Boda

    Alkane announces the intersection of further high-grade mineralisation at the Company’s Boda Prospect in Central New South Wales. Boda is a landmark porphyry gold-copper system, within the Northern Molong Porphyry Project (NMPP), which Alkane believes has the potential to be a large, tier one gold-copper project. Two diamond core holes at Boda, KSDD029 and KSDD031, […]

  • 08-Mar-2021

    Drilling at Kaiser Intersects Significant Au-Cu Mineralisation

    KSDD027 intersected two zones of gold-copper porphyry mineralisation with grades and alteration similar to Boda and significant assay results of: KSDD027 360m grading 0.38g/t Au, 0.15% Cu from 0m (Duke Zone) incl 7m grading 0.90g/t Au, 0.26% Cu from 119m also 6m grading 0.90g/t Au, 0.29% Cu from 204m also 6m grading 1.71g/t Au, 0.24% […]

  • 18-Dec-2020

    High Grade Zones Intersected at Boda by Revised Drilling Orientation

    Alkane announces intersection of further high-grade mineralisation at the Boda Prospect in Central New South Wales. Reinterpretation of geology undertaken as drilling progressed at Boda suggested a northwest structural trend. One diamond core hole, KSDD028, was designed to intersect perpendicular to this northwest structural trend and the high-grade breccia identified by KSDD007 to further define […]

  • 11-Nov-2020

    Corporate Presentation on Boda

    Alkane has released an Investor Presentation on the Boda Porphyry as part of the Company’s routine corporate update to various industry analysts and institutional investors. Download the presentation, watch the video with Managing Director Nic Earner and Technical Director Ian Chalmers or view the recent ASX announcement. Proactive Interview Nic Earner also caught up with […]

  • 09-Nov-2020

    Significant Expansion to Mineralisation at Boda

    Alkane announces a significant expansion of the mineralisation at the Boda discovery in Central New South Wales.  Boda is a landmark porphyry gold-copper system, within the Northern Molong Porphyry Project, which the Company believes has the potential to be a large, tier one gold-copper project. Key points Drilling at Boda has intersected further extensive zones […]

  • 19-May-2020

    Boda Drilling Update, Project Summary and Proposed Program

    Alkane Resources has released an update on the Boda project. Highlights include: Modelling of the recent drilling, including drill hole KSDD009, indicates a +0.2g/t AuEq* subvertical zone of significant gold-copper mineralisation; approximately 500 metres north-south strike length, 400 metres wide and >1100 metres vertically. Within this envelope is a +3.0g/t AuEq* high-grade pod approximately 150 […]

  • 22-Apr-2020

    Further Extensive Porphyry Gold-Copper Mineralisation at Boda

    Alkane has released further extensive porphyry gold-copper mineralisation at the Boda prospect with assay results for diamond core drill hole KSDD008. KSDD008 is positioned 100 metres south of the zone of significant high-grade gold-copper mineralisation defined in hole KSDD007. KSDD008 intersected extensive gold-copper mineralisation including multiple internal significant mineralisation zones with intercepts of: KSDD008      […]

  • Boda intercepts - March 2020
    23-Mar-2020

    Significant High Grade Gold-Copper Intersects at Boda prospect

    Today, Alkane Resources has released further significant high grade gold-copper mineralisation at its Boda prospect with assay results for two core holes, KSDD006 and KSDD007. KDD007 is positioned 100 metres south from the zone of gold copper mineralization defined in holes KSDD003 and KSDD005. The results indicate a substantial improvement in grade and width of […]