Sedimentary, igneous and volcanic: sandstone, conglomerate, siltstone, dolostone, shale, mafic and felsic volcanics and granite.
Forms part of the Tennant Region. A folded succession of shallow marine sedimentary rocks and volcanics.
Overlies (and contains equivalents of) Palaeoproterozoic Warramunga Province. Overlain by Neoproterozoic to Palaeozoic Georgina and Wiso basins to the east and west. Stratigraphic equivalents extend into Palaeo-Neoproterozoic Aileron Province.
At least 5 km.
Hosts W, Mo, Au, Cu and U mineralisation.
Sub-greenschist to greenschist facies.
Donnellan N, 2013. Chapter 10: Davenport Province: in Ahmad M and Munson TJ (compilers) ‘Geology and Mineral Resources of the Northern Territory’. Northern Territory Geological Survey, Special Publication 5
Last updated: 28 November 2017