The activities and expenditure of the Trust are governed by a Management Panel, which consists of representatives from the Department of Parks and Wildlife and AngloGold Ashanti Australia, and an independent Chair.

The day-to-day management and operation of the Trust is the responsibility of the Operations Manager (Trust Coordinator), supported by technical advice from a Technical Advisory Panel (TAP). ┬áThe TAP consists of five members – four independent experts and a technical expert from the Management Panel.

The Trust is governed by a Trust Deed. This document details the relationship between:

  • The Management Panel;
  • AngloGold Ashanti, as the founder; and
  • The Public Trustee of WA, as the financial manager.

The Trust Deed also outlines the roles and responsibilities of the Management Panel, Chair, Trustee, Operations Manager (Trust Coordinator) and the TAP, and the purposes and scope of the Trust.