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Wambo Mine

Approvals, Plans & Reports

Mining Approval - DA 305-7-2003
          Summary of Approved Phases
           Figures
                 General Arrangement 
                 Phase 2
Rail and Coal Loading - DA 177-8-2004

Mining Operations Plan / Rehabilitation Management Plan 
(1 December 2020 to 31 December 2023)

Environment Protection Licence (EPL 529)

Modifications to DA 305-7-2003
Modification 17 - DA 305-7-2003 Extension to South Bates Underground (2017)
Modification 16 - DA 305-7-2003  - Modification to support the United Wambo Open Cut
Modification 15 - Additional Longwalls 14-16
Modification 14 - Additional Longwall 10A
Modification 13 - Additional Longwalls 
Modification 12 - Southern Longwall Modification
Modification 11 - Montrose Water Storage Dam
Modification 10 (withdrawn)
Modification 9 - Subsidence Conditions
Modification 8 - South Water Storage Dam
Modification 7 - Chitter Dump Water Storage Dam
Modification 6 - Temporary Creek Diversion
Modification 5 - Staged Creek Diversion and Gas Drainage
Modification 4  - Additional Longwalls 
Modification 3 - Groundwater Conditions

Modifications to DA 177-8-2004

Modification 1 - AUR Highway Intersection
Modification 2 - Rail Refuelling Facility
Modification 3 - Modification to support the United Wambo Open Cut Coal Mine 

EPBC Approvals

2003-1138
2016-7636 Signed Letter 
2016-7636 Signed Variation 
2016-7816 Signed Letter 
2016-7816 Signed Variation 

 

Mining Leases and Exploration Licences
Coal Lease 374
Coal Lease 397
Consolidated Coal Lease 743
Exploration Lease 7211
Mining Lease 1402
Mining  Lease 1572
Mining Lease 1594
Mining Lease 1806

Authorisation A444

Water Access Licences
WAL718
WAL8599
WAL8600
WAL8604
WAL18437
WAL23897
WAL42373
WAL41532
First Workings Approvals 
LW9-10 First Workings Approval
LW10A First Workings Approval
LW11-13 First Workings Approval
South Bates Underground Extension First Workings Approval
South Bates Underground Extended First Workings Approval (Longwall 22 to Longwall 24)

Extraction Plan Approvals
South Bates Underground Mine Extension Longwalls 17-20 (Amended)
South Bates Underground Mine Extension Longwall 17
South Bates Underground Mine Longwalls 11-16 (Amended)
North Wambo Underground Mine Longwalls 8-10a
South Bates Underground Mine Longwalls 11-13
South Bates Underground Mine Longwalls 11-16
North Wambo Underground Mine Longwalls 9-10
North Wambo Underground Mine Longwalls 7 - 8
North Wambo Underground Mine Longwalls 1-6
 
Current Applications
South Bates Extension Underground Mine Longwalls 21 to 24
Appendix A - LW21-24 Water Management Plan
Appendix B - LW21-24 Land Management Plan
Appendix C - Biodiversity Management Plan 
Appendix D - Heritage Management Plan 
Appendix E - LW21-24 Built Features Management Plan
Appendix F - LW21-24 Public Safety Management Plan 
Appendix G - LW21-24 Coal Resource Recovery Plan 
Appendix H - LW21-24 Subsidence Monitoring Plan
Appendix I - Rehabilitation Management Plan 
 
Environmental Impact Statement (2003) 
EIS Volume 1
EIS Volume 2
EIS Volume 3
EIS Volume 4
EIS Volume 5

Proposed Alterations to the Wambo Development Project Rail and Train Loading Infrastructure (June 2004)  
Management Plans Approved for Phase 2 Activities at the Wambo Coal Mine 
The Environmental Management Strategy and Management Plans below have been prepared in consideration of Phase 2 operations at the Wambo Mine which includes underground mining, the Coal Handling and Processing Plant and rail loading facilities.  From 1 December 2020, open cut mining operations will be managed by the United Wambo Joint Venture (Glencore). 

Environmental Management Strategy 
Air Quality Management Plan
Noise Management Plan
Water Management Plan 
Groundwater Management Plan
Surface Water Management Plan 
United Wambo and Wambo Site Water Balance 
United Wambo and Wambo Water Monitoring Plan
Erosion and Sediment Control Plan 
Biodiversity Management Plan 
Rehabilitation Management Plan 

Other Management Plans 

Heritage Management Plan
Wambo Homestead Complex Conservation Management Plan
Pollution and Incident Reponse Management Plan
 
Extraction Plans 
South Bates Underground Extension Longwalls 17 to 20 
Main Document (Amended May 2020)
Appendix A - Water Management Plan
Appendix B - Land Management Plan
Appendix C - Biodiversity Management Plan
Appendix D - Heritage Management Plan
Appendix E - Built Features Management Plan
Appendix F - Public Safety Management Plan
Appendix G - Coal Resource Recovery Plan
Appendix H - Subsidence Monitoring Program
Appendix I - Rehabilitation Management Plan (MOP 2018-2020 Amendment A)
Technical Report 1 - Subsidence Predictions and Impact Assessments
Technical Report 2 - Groundwater Assessment Review
Technical Report 3 - Surface Water Assessment Review
Technical Report 4 - Subsidence Risk Assessment

South Bates Underground Extraction Plan LW 11-16 (2017) - Main Document

Appendix A - Water Management Plan
Appendix B - Land Management Plan
Appendix C - Biodiversity Management Plan
Appendix D - Heritage Management Plan
Appendix E - Built Features Management Plan
Appendix F - Public Safety Management Plan
Appendix G - Coal Resource Recovery Plan
Appendix H - Subsidence Monitoring Program
Appendix I - Rehabilitation Management Plan 
Technical Report 1 - Subsidence Predictions and Impact Assessments
Technical Report 2 - Groundwater Assessment Review
Technical Report 3 - Surface Water Assessment Review
Technical Report 4 - Subsidence Risk Assessment

North Wambo Underground Extraction Plan LW 8-10A (2015) - Main Document 
Appendix A - Water Management Plan
Appendix B - Land Management Plan
Appendix C - Biodiversity Management Plan
Appendix D - Heritage Management Plan
Appendix E - Built Features Management Plan
Appendix F - Public Safety Management Plan
Appendix G - Coal Resource Recovery Plan
Appendix H - Subsidence Monitoring Program
Appendix I - Rehabilitation Management Plan  - Part A
Appendix I - Rehabilitation Management Plan - Appendices
Report 1 - Subsidence Predictions and Impact Assessment 
Report 2 - Groundwater Impact Assessment Review 
Report 3 - Surface Water Impact Assessment Review
Report 4 - Subsidence Risk Assessment
Attachments 1 to 5
 
South Bates Underground Extraction Plan LW 11-13 (2015)  Main Document
Appendix A - Water Management Plan
Appendix B - Land Management Plan
Appendix C - Biodiversity Management Plan
Appendix D - Heritage Management Plan
Appendix E - Built Features Management Plan
Appendix F - Public Safety Management Plan
Appendix G - Coal Resource Recovery Plan
Appendix H - Subsidence Monitoring Plan
Appendix I - Rehabilitation Management Plan
Technical Report 1 - Subsidence Predictions and Impact Assessments
Technical Report 2 - Groundwater Assessment Review
Technical Report 3 - Surface Water Assessment Review
Technical Report 4 - Subsidence Risk Assessment 
Technical Report 5 - Subsidence Risk Assessment 


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Attended Noise Monitoring
Attended Noise January 2021 
Attended Noise December 2020
Attended Noise November 2020

Attended Noise October 2020
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Attended Noise 2016
Attended Noise 2015
Attended Noise 2014
Attended Noise Q4 2013
Attended Noise Q3 2013
Attended Noise Q2 2013
Attended Noise Q1 2013


Environmental Reports

Environmental Report February 2021
Environmental Report January 2021  
Environmental Report December 2020
Environmental Report November 2020
Environmental Report October 2020
Environmental Report September 2020
Environmental Report August 2020
Environmental Report July 2020
Environmental Report June 2020
Environmental Report May 2020
Environmental Report April 2020
Environmental Report March 2020
Environmental Report February 2020
Environmental Report January 2020
Environmental Report December 2019
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Environmental Report December 2018
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Environmental Report December 2017
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Environmental Report June 2017
Environmental Report May 2017
Environmental Report April 2017
Environmental Report January - March 2017
Environmental Report August - December 2016
Environmental Report July 2016
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Environmental Report December 2015
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Envrionmental Report December 2013
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Environmental Report September 2013
Environmental Report August 2013
Environmental Report July 2013
Environmental Report June 2013
Environmental Report May 2013
Environmental Report April 2013
Environmental Report March 2013
Environmental Report February 2013
Environmental Report January 2013
Annual Blast Summary 
2019 Blast Summary 
2021 Community Complaints Register 
2020 Community Complaints Register 
2019 Community Complaints Register 
2018 Community Complaints Register

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