Mining and Metallurgy Association

The UQ Mining and Metallurgy Association (MAMA) is a student group at the University of Queensland for those studying mining engineering or metallurgy or an associated field.

Our goal is to connect those within the mining industry and assist in the development of professional skills such as networking and communication.

Whether you are a student or from industry we would love for you to get in touch with us!

Our Sponsors

Thiess (Gold Sponsor)

Thiess is the world’s largest mining services provider. Their expertise spans most of the world’s commodities including metallurgical and thermal coal, lignite, iron ore, copper, nickel, gold and diamonds.

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Anglo American (Gold Sponsor)

Anglo American is a leading global mining company and our products are the essential ingredients in almost every aspect of modern life.

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Whitehaven Coal (Gold Sponsor)

Whitehaven is the emerging force in the Australian Coal mining industry. We are the leading coal producer in NSW’s Gunnedah Basin. Our vision is to be Australia’s leading independent coal company.

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Barminco (Gold Sponsor)

Barminco is one of the world’s largest hard rock underground mining services companies in the world, with operations in Australia, Asia and Africa.

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Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people’s lives now and for generations to come. We are trusted by our owners and partners to realise the potential of their resources.


Keep an eye out for your 2020 MAMA Executives!
Gabby CallowPresident
Liezel Viljoen
Liezel ViljoenVP
Logan Marcus
Logan MarcusSecretary
Patrick Harris
Patrick HarrisTreasurer
Chris JanzAcademic
Ajay Datt
Ajay DattMedia
Ryley LampardSocial