A chat with Mining Legend Dale Elphinstone

Worthy Parts Managing Director Michael Worthington took a trip recently to Burnie, Tasmania. Whilst there he had the pleasure of spending some time with mining industry legend, Dale Elphinstone. Dale took some time out of his busy schedule to chat with Michael about their products, services and his strong relationship with the global Caterpillar brand …

Goldfields Football Rivalry Takes Over Workplace

Some good natured rivalry has surfaced at Worthy Parts with the Goldfields Football Grand Final playing out this weekend.  A large contingent of the workforce is solidly behind Kangas and with Workshop Manager Rick Butterfield and T/A Chad McDonald pulling on the boots for Kangas it has been a long week for Tigers’ star Tom …

Kalgoorlie Charity Auction shows local spirit is strong

At Worthy Parts we have a policy of being strongly committed to our community.  So, it was great to see one of our staff members, Aidan Luke, contributing to the Rotary Club of Boulder On-line Radio Auction.  (August 3 and 4) The background to his donation goes back to Aidan’s experience as a parent when …

Worthy Parts and Industry Link Media launch new platforms

Worthy Parts and Industry Link Media announce the launch of new web platforms leading into the 2019/20 financial year, as both companies work towards servicing the mining industry in their respective sectors. Worthy Parts was founded in 2014, by Michael Worthington and wife Jaymi, after the mechanical workshop supervisor developed a business model aimed at minimising …

2018! What a year!

In January, Worthy Parts launched itself officially into the advertising arena with the National Services Directory. A complete advertising platform for parts, machinery and professional services in the mining and construction industry across Australia. After 4 years in development,  our Service Provider Directory allowed businesses, small and large to advertise their services and their brand to a viewership of …

Clontarf students visit Worthy Parts

Worthy Parts have partnered with Clontarf Foundation for 2018/2019. With the Foundation’s purpose  to improve the education, discipline, life skills, self-esteem employment prospects of young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men, we had a group of 8 students on site to demonstrate what it is that Worthy Parts do.  The group of students were given a tour …

QME 2018 – Adaptability, technology, scaled growth

Adversity – an all too familiar expression in our nations mining industry, particularly when analysing the past five years of commodity prices across Australian export. The boom hit in the 2000’s, bringing a sharp spike in our nations economy. With an increase of more than 300% in global prices for Australia’s resource exports (in US Dollar) …