Kestrel Colliery

Operating Company
Kestrel Coal Pty Ltd
Contact Details

Address :

Lilyvale Road
Emerald QLD 4720
Phone :
(07) 4982 8500
Coal Seam
(Working Thickness)
German Creek (2.8m - 3.2m)


Underground Access


Longwall Dimensions
(Width x Length)
(250m) x (1700m, 3010m)
Manufacturer (Model)

Long Airdox (Electra 1000 DERDS)

Drum Diameter (metres) 2.1
Cutting Height (Method) 2.8 - 3.2m (Bi-Di)
Power (kW) 941
Roof Supports
Manufacturer Joy Global
Number of Supports (Type) 292 (2 - leg chock shield)
Yield Load 860 tonnes
Face Conveyor
Manufacturer DBT Australia
Width (Chain Size) 1000 mm (42 mm twin in-board)
Chain Speed (m/sec) 1.22
Power (kW) 3 x 400 kW
Beam Stage Loader
Manufacturer (kW) DBT Australia (250)
Coal Crusher (kW) DBT Australia (250)
Coal Clearance
(to the surface)
Type (Capacity) Belt Conveyor (2500 tonnes per Hour)