The Company’s flagship Oakover Project holds a Mineral Resource Estimate of 176.7Mt at 10% Mn, with 105.8Mt in an Indicated category. The Company’s other key Projects are Hill 616 and Wandanya which provide Firebird with compelling growth opportunities. Hill 616 contains an Inferred Mineral Resource of 57.5Mt @ 12.2% Mn and shares similar geological traits to Oakover. Wandanya is a high-grade exploration opportunity, with Direct Shipping Ore potential.
The Oakover Project is located 85km East of Newman in the East Pilbara Manganese province of Western Australia. Nearby manganese deposits include the Ant Hill manganese deposit and the Nicholas Downs (formerly known as Balfour Downs) manganese deposit.
Located 50km south-west of the world class Woodie-Woodie Manganese operation, Wandanya is an exciting exploration project providing Firebird with a near-term, high-grade, Direct Shipping Ore (DSO) opportunity.