Mineral Exploration Field Services

Over 25 years of experience makes our ability to support a mineral exploration program in Northern Australia second-to-none.

Terra Search has the working capital, long term network of contacts across the industry, proven track record and financial clout to manage large scale exploration programs. Our residence/shed and storage facilities in Charters Towers are particularly applicable to the surrounding area. In short, Terra Search is a one stop exploration shop.

A proven track record of mineral discoveries

Terra Search has proven geological technical ability with a track record of discoveries and thorough exploration. Our discoveries include Reward (massive sulphide pipe: Mt Windsor Volcanics, NQ); Grevillea (shale hosted Zn-Pb-Ag, Mt Isa Block); Mt Dalrymple (gold breccia/vein, northern Drummond Basin NQ); and Mt Mackenzie Extensions (acid sulphate gold, Connors Arch, Eastern QLD).

Terra Search also has access to and capability to manage specialised services not provided in house, such as:

Personnel and Other Services

  • Geological and Field Personnel
    • Senior Geologists through to graduate geologists
    • Senior Field technicians through to field assistants
    • Experience in field reconnaissance and mapping
    • Experience in RC and Diamond Drilling
    • Experience working in remote areas
    • Experience in surface sampling
  • Specialist Geographic Information System (GIS) Personnel
  • RC and Diamond Drilling
  • Surface Geochemistry Sampling
  • Geochemical analyses
  • Geological Secretarial & Clerical Services
  • Computer Services
  • Geological Library - Open File Reports
  • Air Photo Library
  • Thermo NITON portable XRF along with a licenced operator
  • Advanced geophysics
  • Petrology
  • Remote sensing
  • Isotopic analyses


  • Ground Magnetic Surveys
    • Productivity 20+ line-km / day
    • Rapid data collection and analysis
    • Onboard GPS receiver to eliminate expensive gridding procedures
    • No environmental footprint
    • Advanced processing
    • Compact, robust, easy to assemble field kit
    • Works together with a magnetic susceptibility reader
    • TMI, DEM, RTP, and 1VD
  • Gravity Surveys
  • DGPS Surveys
  • All surveys carried out by trained bush oriented crews

Please download the latest information on our capabilities and equipment

Mineral Exploration Services and Equipment Hire Australia Wide
Terra Search Pty. Ltd., 21 Keane St, Currajong, 4812, Phone: (07) 4728 6851, Fax: (07) 4728 6854
P.O. Box 981, Castletown, Hyde Park, QLD, 4812 - Email: admin@terrasearch.com.au

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