North Goonyella Colliery

Operating Company
North Goonyella Coal Mines Ltd
Contact Details

Address :

Casey Ave
Mackay QLD 4740
Phone :
(07)4969 1300
Coal Seam
(Working Thickness)
Goonyella Middle Seam (4.5m)


Underground Access


Longwall Dimensions
(Width x Length)
(250m) x (1350m, 2210m)
Manufacturer (Model)

Joy Global (6LS3 DERDS)

Drum Diameter (metres) 2.44
Cutting Height (Method) 3.5m -4.5m (Uni-Di)
Power (kW) 970
Roof Supports
Manufacturer Joy Global
Number of Supports (Type) 292 (2 - leg shield)
Yield Load 870 tonnes
Face Conveyor
Manufacturer DBT Australia
Width (Chain Size) 1000 mm (42 mm twin in-board)
Chain Speed (m/sec) 1.33
Power (kW) 2x700 kW
Beam Stage Loader
Manufacturer (kW) DBT Australia
Coal Crusher (kW) DBT Australia
Coal Clearance
(to the surface)
Type (Capacity) Belt Conveyor (4000 tonnes per Hour)