Mines & Energy

The Central Highlands, part of the larger region known as the ‘Bowen Basin’, is home to numerous coal mines due to the rich mineral deposits in the area.

Please download a map of the significant mining resource areas within the Central Highlands.

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Map Comprehensive map of mines in the Central Highlands Region 1,336 Kb

For more information on coal mine sites, mineral and energy locations and developments please:

For a list of current coal mining contacts please refer to the below links:

Are you looking at employment in the coal mining sector?

Where to start if you have never previously worked in the mining sector:

If you want to find out more about these topics, it is suggested to phone around various contractors or training providers to gain more industry insight. Otherwise email or call CHDC on 07 4982 4386.

(The above material is for informative purposes only and has been compiled by Lennon Training as a result of subsequent enquiries. Central Highlands Development Corporation accepts no responsibility for any errors or omissions.)