• August 12, 2019

    Alcoa tops targets for sustainable rehabilitation

    Alcoa of Australia has exceeded rehabilitation targets at the Huntly and Willowdale bauxite mines in the Peel and South West regions of Western Australia. The Company progressively rehabilitates as it mines, with a strong focus on reducing the cleared footprint over time.

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  • August 07, 2019

    Scitech Brings Maths, Mystery and Murder to Peel and South West Primary Schools

    From 12 - 16 August, Scitech will host a series of ‘Maths Murder Mystery’ evenings at primary schools in the Peel and South West regions. Students, parents and teachers will be solving crime using mathematical techniques and analytical thinking.

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  • August 07, 2019

    Alcoa volunteers give home-grown support for vulnerable youth

    A safe-haven for at-risk youth in the Peel region has been given a good winter maintenance check and general upkeep by a group of employee volunteers from Alcoa’s Pinjarra Alumina Refinery.

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  • July 30, 2019

    Cockatoo project takes flight

    A new partnership between BirdLife Australia and the Alcoa Foundation to conserve threatened black-cockatoos has soared to new heights this week.

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  • July 24, 2019

    Alcoa digs in with Friends of The Spectacles

    Alcoa employees teamed up with local volunteer group Friends of The Spectacles (FoTS) to plant nearly 800 seedlings at The Spectacles wetland, part of the Beeliar Regional Park, on Wednesday 17 July.

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  • July 24, 2019

    Alcoa rolls up sleeves to support National Tree Day

    Thousands of free native seedlings were distributed to Alcoa employees this week in support of National Tree Day. Once planted in local backyards, the seedlings will provide much needed habitat and food for the endangered Black-Cockatoo, closely aligning with Alcoa and Birdlife Australia’s partnership.

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  • July 22, 2019

    Safe Woman Safe Family receives ACTION boost from Alcoa

    Volunteers from Alcoa’s Pinjarra Alumina Refinery took part in a backyard busy-bee for Safe Woman Safe Family recently, as part of the Company’s Alcoans Coming Together in Our Neighbourhoods (ACTION) Program.

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  • July 19, 2019

    From welding to administration: smashing workplace stereotypes

    South Yunderup resident Mark Cook is challenging stereotypes in the workplace through his new role as an administration assistance at Alcoa’s Huntly Bauxite Mine, near Pinjarra.

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  • June 26, 2019

    Alcoa shares its world-renowned environmental expertise

    Alcoa of Australia’s world-renowned environmental rehabilitation work continues to attract international visitors looking to learn from the company. Alcoa Environmental Improvement Specialist, Cameron Richardson, shares insights on Alcoa’s approach to forest rehabilitation with Bhutanese government officials. Alcoa recently hosted a delegation of Bhutanese government geology and mining officials who were...

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  • June 26, 2019

    Young environmental enthusiasts get sound advice

    “Good socks and hiking boots will be your best friends.” That was the advice given to 27 Western Australian young people selected to participate in scientific expeditions in the United States through Alcoa Foundation scholarships.The students got together for the first time this week when Alcoa hosted a meet, greet and information session for them and their families.

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