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Waratah Coal is a privately owned Australia Coal Exploration and Coal development company.

Waratah Coal and associated company Fairway Coal hold extensive Exploration permits for Coal within the rich mineral basins of Laura, Bowen, Galilee and Surat.

Waratah Coal has taken a large exploration position within Queensland, and currently hold over 10,000 km² of tenements within the Galilee Basin including: 15 Exploration Permits for Coal, a Mineral Development Licence and Mining Lease application 70454 and 700031. Within these tenements, Waratah has proven up JORC coal resources of 7.2 Billion tonnes and JORC coal reserves of 1.1 Billion tonnes. The quality of these coal resources and reserves is superior to most international thermal coals with an energy rank of 6350 kcal/kg on an air dried basis. The Galilee Basin has a strike length well over 500 km, stretching from Springsure in the south to Pentland in the north, with Waratah Coal’s projects located within the heart of the basin.

Waratah Coal prides itself on its commitment to the economic development of regional Queensland through the growth of mineral wealth while operating with an excellent record in  the areas.

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Galilee Coal Project - Galilee Basin - Central West Queensland

Waratah Coal Response Letter


Galilee Power Station Project