1.2.2 Current activity and tenements

Summary

As of November 2014, one operating coal mine occurs within the Clarence‑Moreton bioregion. This coal mine, Jeebropilly Mine, is located west of Ipswich in south-east Queensland. Another coal mine, New Oakleigh Mine, ceased operations in January 2013 and is currently undergoing revegetation and rehabilitation.

As of November 2014, there is no coal seam gas (CSG) production for commercial purposes in the Clarence‑Moreton bioregion. Some CSG production occurs for pilot testing and this information is discussed in Section 1.2.3.2 .

Last updated:
3 August 2016