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Welcome to the WIMARQ Networking Group
Women in Mining and Resources Queensland (WIMARQ) is supported by The Queensland Resources Council. WIMARQ is a group of volunteers who provide support, mentoring and encouragement to women who are working in, studying for or taking a break from the minerals and energy sectors.

We recognise companies and individuals who champion gender diversity and make available information to inform our members about gender diversity issues, strategies and statistics.

WIMARQ organises events aimed at bringing together women in all areas of the resources sector including people from the mining, exploration, metals processing, oil and gas industries. Women and men from all sections of the sector are warmly welcomed to attend events to meet others and expand their networks. WIMARQ events are held in Brisbane and regional locations with the help of our state-wide body of volunteers.

We hope you are able to come and join us at our next function.

Upcoming events for both WIMARQ and related groups, and relevant news articles about gender diversity issues are displayed regularly on our Facebook and LinkedIn pages.

If you're interested in hosting a WIMARQ event or getting a group going in your area, please contact us for assistance.

IWD breakfast
Click here to book for the 2017 International Women's Day Breakfast 

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See galleries from WIMARQ events 


WIMARQ appreciates the support of HopgoodGanim for legal advice


Registration form for WIMARQ 
Our 2016 Exceptional Woman in Queensland Resources
Click here to see video of all the 2016 Resources Awards for Women winners 
Privacy Statement:
WIMARQ is a voluntary committee that organises networking events for our members at no cost to our members. In order to do this, we rely on the support of organisations to sponsor events. If you attend a sponsored event, it is possible that your photograph might be taken. This photograph may be used by WIMARQ or by the sponsor of the event for promotional or marketing purposes. This means that photographs taken at events may be published on websites, flyers, emails or other promotional material. When you book to attend an event, you agree to allow WIMARQ and the sponsor of the event to use any photographs taken at that events. Please note however that we do not release your email or booking details to sponsors. We thank you for your continued support of WIMARQ and look forward to seeing you at the next event.
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