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BHP's bid for OZ reignites interest in central Australia

BHP’s takeover bid for OZ Minerals is being driven by the hunt for battery metals such as copper and nickel but it’s also one of several developments which could inject life into the remote and dormant heart of Australia.

BHP's bid for OZ reignites interest in central Australia BHP's bid for OZ reignites interest in central Australia BHP's bid for OZ reignites interest in central Australia BHP's bid for OZ reignites interest in central Australia BHP's bid for OZ reignites interest in central Australia

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The attraction to BHP of OZ starts with copper and gold mines at Prominent Hill and Carrapateena in South Australia.