South Africa #DMRE target is 5% of the Global exploration budget investment, here is a talk for South Africa and other African nations to learn how and why Australia has created its large and vibrant mining industry over the past 20 years. The talk gives summary of the key drivers of exploration and governance framework. The talk is longish but describes the key levers based on my Australian v’s international experience. At the end you can hear some good discussion from South African’s exploration stalwarts John Bristow Bill McKennie PeterVanderspuy.