40 Year Anniversary Book

40 Year Anniversary Book

2012 saw the WA Mining Club celebrate its 40th anniversary.

In 2012, membership reached a new high of over 800, a dramatic increase from 200 in the 1980s and 90s.

Over the decades, the WA Mining Club has built a reputation as one of the most effective networking organisations in Perth and regularly sees over 400 members at its monthly luncheons.


To celebrate the clubs 40th anniversary, the WA Mining Club organised 14 member events to commemorate this milestone.

 The events held included:

  • 8 luncheons
  • The President’s Cup Golf Day
  • The Charity Golf Day
  • The Annual Gala Ball
  • St Barbara’s Day celebrations
  • The Scholarship Awards Dinner
  • The Annual General Meeting

Highlights of the accomplishments the WA Mining Club has achieved in its 40 year history included:

Raising $120,000 for charities, including thRoyal Flying Doctor Service

To commemorate the 40th Anniversary, a souvenir publication titled Celebrating 40 Years was delivered to WA Mining Club members and others in the mining industry.  This special print featured a collection of short stories, quotes, anecdotes and articles reflecting on the WA Mining Club’s history.

View Celebrating 40 Years below:

40 years cover