Wambo Underground Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Underground

LOCATION

Hunter Valley of New South Wales

COAL TYPE

Thermal and Metallurgical

MINING METHOD

Longwall

Did You Know?

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

  • The Wambo Underground Mines Rescue Team earned first place in the First Aid competition at the 10th International Mines Rescue Competition in 2016. 

  • North Singleton’s Wambo is committed to ongoing participation in community programs such as Hall of Fame and engagement in the Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue.

More Info

3.5
Million
Tons of coal sold at Wambo Underground 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
240
Employees
Working at Wambo Underground Mine in 2016
6,450
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2016

The term "ton" refers to short or net tons, equal to 2,000 pounds (907.18 kilograms), while "tonne" refers to metric tons, equal to 2,204.62 pounds (1,000 kilograms).

Contact Information

Peabody's Wambo Mine

Community complaints: +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. 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.