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Coppabella Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Surface

LOCATION

140 km southwest of Mackay

COAL TYPE

PCI

MINING METHOD

Dragline, dozer/casting, truck/shovel

Did You Know?

  • Peabody has a 73 percent interest in an unincorporated joint venture that owns the Coppabella and Moorvale mines.

  • Coppabella produces a premium, low-vol PCI, which is exported through the Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal to global seaborne demand centers.

  • Coppabella has a strong culture of community engagement and corporate responsibility and provides ongoing support to community services, local emergency services, education, safety and environmental management.

More Info

2.7
Million
Tons of coal sold from the Coppabella Mine in 2018
22%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2013
$1.1
Billion
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the JV complex in 2018
460
Employees
Working at the Coppabella Mine in 2019
5,344
Acres
Coal mined lands restored by Peabody globally in 2018

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

Coppabella Mine

Telephone: +07 4958 0206
Address: Peak Downs Highway, Nebo QLD 4742
Community Enquiries: 1300 651 471
infopci@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.