Located in the Hunter Valley, Donaldson’s underground Abel mine previously produced thermal and semi-soft coking coal for blending, exporting via the Port of Newcastle.
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Donaldson Coal includes the Abel underground mine and former Tasman underground mine, located near the Port of Newcastle.
The Donaldson coal operation has been moved to ‘care and maintenance’. Mining ceased at the Abel underground mine in June 2016.
Rehabilitation of the former Tasman mine was successfully completed in 2014.