Middlemount Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Surface

LOCATION

90 km northeast of Emerald

COAL TYPE

Low-volatile pulverized coal injection

MINING METHOD

Excavator, Truck Strip Mining

Did You Know?

  • Peabody has a 50 percent share of the Middlemount Mine through its Peabody Energy Australia PCI subsidiary (formerly Macarthur Coal Limited).

  • The Middlemount Coal project is a joint venture between Yancoal and Peabody with its mining operations carried out on a contractor basis by NRW Holdings Limited.

  • Mining commenced at Middlemount in 2011 and the project is the first greenfield coal mine developed in the Bowen Basin since 2007.

Contact Information

Peabody's Middlemount Mine

Telephone: +61 7 4985 0002
Address: Middlemount-Dysart Road, Middlemount QLD 4746

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