Wongawilli to start ramp up in January

Wongawilli to start ramp up in January

Significant remedial works were undertaken in July and August 2017.

Mines

05 DECEMBER 2017
Illawarra development plan to ensure Wongawilli continuation

Illawarra development plan to ensure Wongawilli continuation

A portion of the West Dapto release areas is adjacent to the Wongawilli Colliery.

Sustainability

28 NOVEMBER 2017
Wollongong Coal fined $40K for late levies payments

Wollongong Coal fined $40K for late levies payments

The two companies had now paid the required rents and levies.

Markets

16 NOVEMBER 2017
Wongawilli producing again

Wongawilli producing again

Some delays occurred due to major component failures.

Mines

01 NOVEMBER 2017
Wollongong Coal fined $31K for water discharge

Wollongong Coal fined $31K for water discharge

Turbid water was washed down Bellambi Gully.

Sustainability

08 SEPTEMBER 2017
Wongawilli gets approval extension

Wongawilli gets approval extension

Further subsidiary applications were being prepared.

Mines

11 AUGUST 2017
Wongawilli weakened

Wongawilli weakened

The mine remained idle through to the end of June.

Mines

01 AUGUST 2017
Wollongong Coal seeks to make Russell Vale a bord & pillar op

Wollongong Coal seeks to make Russell Vale a bord & pillar op

The company is in process of preparing a detailed mine plan.

Mines

01 JUNE 2017
Wongawilli ramps up

Wongawilli ramps up

The pillar extraction of N4 panel was completed in early March.

Mines

01 MAY 2017
Wollongong Coal's legal intrigues

Wollongong Coal's legal intrigues

Gujarat had filed an application with the National Company Law Tribunal for the initiation of a Corporate...

Company Activity

03 APRIL 2017
Hogsback and enviro hypocrisy

Hogsback and enviro hypocrisy

This would have been a significant job creator for the Illawarra.

Hogsback

03 MARCH 2017
Unemployment rises in Illawarra as PAC knocks back coal developments

Unemployment rises in Illawarra as PAC knocks back coal developments

Youth unemployment is highest on the South Coast at 21.2% with the Illawarra at 15%.

Markets

27 FEBRUARY 2017