Methane ignition event at Carborough Downs

THERE has been another methane ignition event at a Queensland underground coal mine, this time at Fitzroy Australia Resources’ Carborough Downs mine. Fortunately no-one was injured.

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Mining has been suspended at Carborough Downs following a methane ignition event.

Work in the area of the methane ignition event has been suspended pending an investigation by the Queensland Mines Inspectorate.

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