Broken Hill Prospecting Ltd (ASX:BPL) provides the Company's Quarterly Activities and Cash Flow Reports June 2017.

Corporate

- Successful ASX spin-off of Cobalt Blue (ASX:COB) in Q1 2017 delivers excellent exploration results and a positive Scoping Study at Thackaringa Cobalt Project

- Strategy of becoming a significant heavy mineral sands (HMS) producer in the world class Murray Basin, New South Wales is advancing well with new acquisitions. Divestment of disputed assets to raise significant funds

- Strong projected cash position of $3.2 million at 30 September 2017 and no debt

- BPL is perfectly positioned for both organic and acquisition-based growth with project assessment underway

Projects

Murray Basin Heavy Mineral Sands Project, NSW

- Ongoing data compilation and prospectivity analysis underpins several new tenement applications

- Targets identified include multiple, shallow, mineralised strandlines comprising high-value heavy mineral assemblages

- Divestment of disputed tenements raises significant working capital. BPL maintains the third largest tenement portfolio in the Murray Basin, NSW, after industry leaders Iluka Resources and Cristal Mining

- Market confidence remains high with sustained Titanium pigment price increases in past 12 months

Thackaringa Cobalt Project, NSW

- Significant resource upgrade after previous quarter drilling campaign; tonnage up 66%, grade up 9% (COB announcement 5 June 2017)

- Scoping Study (announcement 3 July 2017 and COB announcement 12 July 2017) indicates strong potential for commercialisation of Thackaringa

- Aggressive program to advance the project underway, with joint venture terms modified to reflect best project delivery requirements

Thackaringa Base & Precious Metals, NSW

- Major geophysical survey program planned for Q4 2017 to target multiple base and precious metal prospects

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About Broken Hill Prospecting Ltd

Broken Hill Prospecting Ltd (ASX:BPL) is an Australian exploration company focussed on the discovery and development of strategic mineral resources across two primary projects the Murray Basin Heavy Mineral Sands Project and the Thackaringa Cobalt & Base/Precious Metal Project.

  

Contact

Trangie Johnston
Chief Executive Officer

Ian Morgan
Company Secretary
Broken Hill Prospecting Ltd
T: +61-2-9238-1170
E: info@bhpl.net.au
WWW: www.bhpl.biz



Link: Quarterly Activities and Cash Flow Reports June 2017



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