In NSW Yancoal operates Moolarben mine near Mudgee in the NSW central west; Ashton, Austar, Abel, Tasman and Donaldson mines in the Hunter Valley; and Duralie and Stratford in the Gloucester region north of Newcastle. The company also operates Yarrabee mine near Blackwater in central Queensland, and has a near 50 per cent share in Middlemount mine north-west of Rockhampton.
Yancoal also has investments in two coal terminals - Wiggins Island in Gladstone which Yancoal holds 5.6 per cent share and NCIG in Newcastle which Yancoal holds a 27 per cent share. Yancoal Australia is the leading pure-play coal company in Australia, with 3.5 billion tonnes of resources and 697 million tonnes of reserves. On behalf of its major shareholder, Yanzhou, Yancoal manages Cameby Downs mine in south west Queensland, Premier mine in south west Western Australia, Longwall Top Coal Caving (LTCC) technologies Pty Ltd and Ultra Clean Coal (UCC) Pty Ltd.

About Us

Producing mine, coking and thermal coal, 25 kms from the Port of Newcastle, two underground
mines, Tasman and Abel, and the Donaldson open cut mine.


Donaldson Coal has made a commitment to support vital programs to address community issues.


Donaldson Coal is committed to environmental management and creating positive outcomes
in the area in which we operate.


Exceptional career opportunities, loyalty and a real commitment to your safety.

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Workplace Health & Safety

Safe System of Work for the Packaging Loading Transport and Unloading of Underground Mine Mesh