North Goonyella Mine

Quick Facts

MINE TYPE

Underground

LOCATION

160 km west of Mackay

COAL TYPE

Metallurgical

MINING METHOD

Longwall, Longwall Top Coal Caving

Did You Know?

  • North Goonyella began operations in 1994 and was acquired by Peabody in April of 2004.

  • North Goonyella produces premium quality, medium-vol, high-strength coking coal with exceptional coking qualities.

More Info

1.6
Million
Tons of coal sold from the North Goonyella Mine in 2016
35%
Improvement
In Peabody’s global safety rate since 2012
$490
Million
Direct and indirect economic benefits from the mine in 2016
195
Employees
Working at the North Goonyella Mine in 2017
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 North Goonyella Mine

Telephone: +61 7 4949 2573
Address: Suttor Development Road, Glenden QLD 4743
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.