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 won first place in the highly contested 55th Australian Underground Mines Rescue competition in 2017.

More Info

2.3
Million
Tons of coal sold at Wambo Underground Mine in 2017
26%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2013
$900
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the Wambo Complex in 2017
270
Employees
Working at Wambo Underground Mine in 2018
5,145
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2017

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 leading global pure-play coal company and a member of the Fortune 500, serving power and steel customers in more than 25 countries on six continents. The company offers significant scale, high-quality assets, and diversity in geography and products. Peabody is guided by seven core values: safety, customer focus, leadership, people, excellence, integrity and sustainability.