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Coal mining in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales, Australia

The coal mining industry has been the source of economic, industrial and community growth throughout the Hunter Valley. It has been the catalyst for the development of navigational and rail transportation in the Hunter and for the development of of the Newcastle Steel works.

Major Mines & Projects | Hunter Valley Mine

The Dalwood Group at the base is composed essentially of marine shales and sandstones with basaltic lavas and sporadic conglomerates. The overlying Greta Coal Measures consist of lenticular beds of conglomerate, shale, lithic sandstone, coal, and, in the Upper Hunter Valley, unusual thicknesses of kaolinite claystone.

Women in Mining: Hunter Valley Region - Christmas in July ...

The WIMnet NSW - Hunter Valley Region Committee would like to invite you to join us for our Christmas in July networking event. The WIMnet NSW - Hunter Valley Region Committee would like to invite you to join us for our Christmas in July networking event. ... Women in Mining: Hunter Valley Region – Christmas in July Networking Event. The ...

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Hunter valley: farming meets mining : australia

I understand that the government and stockholders want revenue from mining. The absence of revenue results in national problems including slower rates of development, more limited welfare and higher local unemployment. The astonishing thing about the Hunter Valley is that the farmland and wines are some of the best in Australia.

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Hunter Valley Coal Chain - Wikipedia

The Hunter Valley Coal Chain (HVCC) is the chain of coal delivery in New South Wales, Australia from (mainly open-cut) coal mines in the Hunter Region to the Port of Newcastle and domestic coal-fired power stations in the Hunter Valley. The HVCC essentially follows the path of the Hunter River travelling south-east from the mining areas in the Hunter Valley to Newcastle.

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Hunter Valley coalmine ruling buoys other anti-mine ...

 · The rejection of the Rocky Hill coalmine in the Upper Hunter Valley has given hope to campaigners in NSW’s Bylong Valley. ... the NSW coordinator of the anti-mining action group Lock the Gate ...

Hunter Valley Coal Heritage

Coal mining became the dominant industry in Cessnock in the early twentieth century following the establishment of the South Maitland coalfields. The Hunter Valley Rothbury mine near Cessnock was the site of an infamous lockout in 1929.

Hunter Valley - Decanter

Mining gas in Hunter Valley 'desecration' An Australian energy company's plans to mine gas on two wine estates in the Hunter Valley would be a 'desecration', local activists say. Hunter Valley could be forced to seek new varieties.

Hunter Region - Wikipedia

The Hunter Region, also commonly known as the Hunter Valley, is a region of New South Wales, Australia, extending from approximately 120 km (75 mi) to 310 km (193 mi) north of Sydney. It contains the Hunter River and its tributaries with highland areas to the north and south.

Hunter Valley Mines Guide - Hunter Valley Mines Guide

HUNTER VALLEY MINES GUIDE (including most NSW Mines) Published by Chris Hagan ABN. 26645723653 P.O Box 769 SINGLETON NSW 2330 AUSTRALIA Phone (+61) 0438235163 Email [email protected] www.huntervalleyminesguide.com / www.huntervalleyminesguide.com.au The 35th Edition HUNTER MINES GUIDE 2019/20 is …

Hunter Valley Coal Chain - Wikipedia

 · Mining and production. Hunter Valley Operations (HVO) is a multi-pit open cut mine, using a dragline truck and shovel method. The operation's employees work in shifts to keep the mine operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The History Of Coal Mining In The Hunter Valley Of New ...

The development of the lower Hunter Valley, centred around Newcastle and its suburbs is closely linked to the mining of coal and the settlements which grew to house the colliery officials, the miners and their families. The Port of Newcastle expanded and developed …

The Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue - NSW Mining | The ...

The Upper Hunter Mining Dialogue. Many communities in the Hunter Valley have been built around the economic activity generated by mining, which continues to be a big part of the Hunter's economy, injecting $6 billion in wages and payments to local businesses each year . The growth of mining in the Upper Hunter resulted in economic growth but ...

Hunter coal towns disappearing | Newcastle Herald

 · The Hunter Valley Research Foundation’s 1963 publication The Urban Pattern of the Hunter Valley shows dozens of villages and hamlets scattered throughout the valley, some of which now survive in little more than name only. A 1954 Upper Hunter Regional Development Committee report predicted a bright future for these communities.

Introduction The economic implications of open-cut coal ...

nomic, ecological and social dimensions of the Hunter Valley’s open-cut coal mining industry. The economic implications of open-cut coal mining in the Hunter Valley Coal mining has developed in the Hunter Valley to provide a critical energy supply to Australia and other coal-dependent economies, particularly in Asia.

Hunter Valley coalmine ruling buoys other anti-mine ...

 · The rejection of the Rocky Hill coalmine in the Upper Hunter Valley has given hope to campaigners in NSW’s Bylong Valley. ... the NSW coordinator of the anti-mining …

Hunter valley: farming meets mining : australia

I understand that the government and stockholders want revenue from mining. The absence of revenue results in national problems including slower rates of development, more limited welfare and higher local unemployment. The astonishing thing about the Hunter Valley is that the farmland and wines are some of the best in Australia.

Gold mining fears in the Hunter Valley - Australian Mining

 · Land owners in the Hunter’s Karuah River Valley have raised concerns over Gold of Ophir’s application for exploration. Residents say the upper reaches of the river’s catchment may be ...

Mining Jobs in Hunter Valley NSW (with Salaries)

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Hunter Valley Coal, New South Wales, Australia | EJAtlas

The Climate and Health Alliance are calling for the end of all coal expansion projects in the Hunter Valley, New South Wales, Australia, stronger regulation of current operations and a transition plan for affected communities.

Hunter Region - Wikipedia

The Hunter Region, also commonly known as the Hunter Valley, is a region of New South Wales, Australia, extending from approximately 120 km (75 mi) to 310 km (193 mi) north of Sydney. It contains the Hunter River and its tributaries with highland areas to the north and south.

Bowen Basin & Hunter Valley Coal Mines | BOHOGS – Bowen ...

Hunter Valley. The Hunter Valley coalfields contain larely thermal and soft coking coal. Mines near the eastern edge of the basin are spread along the Hunter Valley from Newcastle in the south to Muswellbrook in the north; many of these mines are open-cut. Further north mining also occurs at Yarrawonga near Gunnedah.

'Massive impact': Coal mining's effect on the Hunter water ...

 · Coal mining in the Hunter Valley has affected groundwater in about a quarter of the region, and the 22 planned new coal mines or expansions of existing ones …

The Geology and the Changing Landscape of Newcastle and ...

 · The Hunter Valley Research Foundation (now the Hunter Research Foundation) has in the past conducted research into the Hunter River System, water resources, sedimentation in the Newcastle Harbour, the use of land for industry, urban land use and the impact of mining.

Coal Industry Centre and Hunter Valley Mining Tours

The Coal Industry Centre provides onsite experiences for many groups within the community and visitors to the Hunter Valley. Through coordinating inspections of suppliers service providers and coal mine operators, visitors can choose a tour that best fits their level of interest.

Flight over coal mines of the Hunter Valley - 16 July 2011 ...

 · Flight over coal mines of the Hunter Valley. Jeremy Buckingham MLC, Greens spokesperson on mining took a light plane flight over the coal mines of the Hunter Valley.

Hunter Valley - Decanter

Mining gas in Hunter Valley 'desecration' An Australian energy company's plans to mine gas on two wine estates in the Hunter Valley would be a 'desecration', local activists say. Hunter Valley could be forced to seek new varieties.

Gold mining fears in the Hunter Valley - Australian Mining

 · Land owners in the Hunter’s Karuah River Valley have raised concerns over Gold of Ophir’s application for exploration. Residents say …

Flight over coal mines of the Hunter Valley - 16 July 2011 ...

 · Flight over coal mines of the Hunter Valley. Jeremy Buckingham MLC, Greens spokesperson on mining took a light plane flight over the coal mines of the Hunter Valley.