Who we are

Mine Lakes Consulting

We're a premier consulting company that specializes in planning and managing mine pit lakes and general mine closure.

We provide consultancy services directly to the mining industry as well as sub-contracting to major multi-national consultancies.

Please feel free to contact us and let us assist you with your project planning.

Services we provide

Meet Cherie

Dr Cherie McCullough

Cherie is Director of Mine Lakes Consulting Ltd.

  • Over 20 years research and consultancy experience in environmental management issues.
  • International experience and key expertise with aquatic and geochemical applications in mining and the environment; in particular mine closure and mining impacts on waters.
  • Recognised leading international expert on mine pit lakes: sustainability, closure planning and rehabilitation, with major mining project experience across Australasia, Asia and North and South America.
  • Makes regular presentations to government and professional bodies on mine closure and has helped develop closure regulatory guidance for Western Australia, South Australia, the Commonwealth of Australia, PNG, Canada and APEC.
  • Over 100 peer-reviewed publications, including the Australian Centre for Geomechanics book “Mine Pit Lakes: Closure and Management”.
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