INTRODUCTION The intended purpose of this Website is to provide a reference document for all aspects of underground coal mining in Australia (though there may be references to overseas practices where these could be of interest)..
Mines in NSW While only 01% of NSW is used for mining, our mines are located right across the state, and our miners support a variety of groups and services, including services to improve health, safety and education, in their local communiti..
Operating mines in Australia interactive Google map This is a Google Earth interactive map showing the locations of operating mines in Australia Each location is represented by name and an icon corresponding to the commodities extracted..
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An efficient, economic transport system is a key element in the viability of coal mining in Australia The oldest producing areas are located close to the coast where domestic transport is well-established..
The Galilee Basin is a 247,000 square kilometre thermal coal basin in the central region of the Australian state of Queensland It is one of the largest untapped coal reserves on the planet There are currently nine coal mega-mines proposed for the Galilee Basin 1, which together make it the second biggest fossil fuel expansion proposed ...