The Agnew Gold Mine is situated 23 kilometers west of the town of Leinster. Ore containing gold is mined through a single portal that then splits into two decline systems. Ore is processed onsite through the processing plant which adopts a carbon in pulp plant that is capable of a 1.3 million tonne through put.
Gold Fields ltd is the owner of Agnew mine and they aim to increase production and gold output in the future.
The Agnew mine is a firmly established underground operation with a view to operate long term. The mine employs an average of 120 full time staff and 300 contractors.