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Western Mining Conference Centre, Western Australia School of Mines
Kalgoorlie, Western Australia

The WMC Conference Centre at 44 MacDonald Street, is the only purpose designed conference facility in Kalgoorlie Boulder that is fully air conditioned with a 324 seat auditorium and four seminar rooms. It is equipped with the latest hi-tech, remote controlled audiovisual equipment, closed circuit television and videoconferencing facilities. Each of the rooms in the Conference Centre is equipped with TV/Video, Overhead Projector, Whiteboard, Slide Projector and Flip Chart. A fully equipped seminar room is available that seats 70 people theatre style/40 classroom. A small courtyard with barbecue facilities is an added attraction

About WASM

The Western Australian School of Mines (WASM) is located on both the Kalgoorlie Campus in the heart of Australia's mining industry and the Bentley (Perth) Campus of Curtin University of Technology. Since its foundation in 1902 it has earned a reputation for excellence in mining education and research, both locally and internationally.

WASM graduates are highly sought after by industry and consistently receive amongst the highest starting salaries of any graduates in Australia with virtually a 100% employment rate. Through their studies in Kalgoorlie, students gain detailed insight into the operation of the mining industry prior to graduation and most develop the independence, self-confidence and people skills necessary for a successful professional career. If you have an interest in science or engineering and wish to embark on an exciting, challenging and financially rewarding career in Australia's most economically significant industry, then a professional qualification from the Western Australian School of Mines will be the key to your future.

Students in Kalgoorlie enjoy great camaraderie, relatively small class sizes and a caring academic community, all of which enhance academic achievement, while students in Perth can take advantage of being located on one of Western Australia's most vibrant university campuses. The Student Guild provides club facilities on-campus, and Kalgoorlie has a wide range of easily accessible sporting and recreational facilities.

The mining industry and WA Government also provide financial support through an academically competitive industry-sponsored scholarship scheme.

visit the WA School of Mines website