Current proposals to extend current coal mines or develop new coal mines in the Gloucester subregion are listed in Table 3 and include the Stratford and Duralie extension and expansion plans (Yancoal) and the Rocky Hill mine (Gloucester Resources Limited). Their locations are shown in Figure 7.

Table 3 Current proposals for coal development in the Gloucester subregion




Permits and licences

Stratford Extension Plan

Stratford Mining Complex

Yancoal Australia Ltd

EL 6904, EL 311, EL 315

Duralie Coal Extension Plan

Duralie Mine

Yancoal Australia Ltd

ML 1427

Rocky Hill Coal Project

Rocky Hill

Gloucester Resources Limited

EL 6523, EL 6524, EL 6563

Source: NSW Government Trade and Investment Resources and Energy (2013). EL = exploration licence; ML = mining lease

Last updated:
5 January 2018