Wambo Open-Cut Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Surface

LOCATION

Hunter Valley of New South Wales

COAL TYPE

Thermal

MINING METHOD

Truck/shovel

Did You Know?

  • The Wambo Complex consists of an open-cut and underground mine.
     

  • In 2014, Peabody agreed to establish an unincorporated joint venture project with Glencore to combine the existing operations of the Wambo Open-Cut Mine with the adjacent coal reserves of Glencore’s United Mine.

  • JV operations are expected to commence in mid-2018, subject to regulatory and permitting approvals. Peabody expects the project to result in operational synergies.

More Info

3.7
Million
Tons of coal sold from the Wambo Open-Cut Mine in 2016
35%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2012
$820
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the Wambo Complex in 2016
210
Employees
Working at the Wambo Open-Cut Mine in 2016
6,450
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2016

Contact Information

Peabody's Wambo Open-cut Mine

Community hotline: +61 2 6570 2245
Blasting information: +61 2 8250 5205


Peabody's Wambo Mine Reception:

Telephone: +61 2 6570 2305
Fac: +61 2 6570 2290
Postal Address: PMB 1, Singleton NSW 2330
Address: Jerrys Plains Road, Warkworth NSW 2330 
info@peabodyenergy.com 

Peabody is the world’s largest private-sector coal company and a Fortune 500 company. The company is also a leading voice in advocating for sustainable mining, energy access and clean coal technologies. Peabody serves metallurgical and thermal coal customers in more than 25 countries on five continents.