Fitzroy Basin coal mine water releases—2022–23

Data supplied below for all coal mine water releases in the Fitzroy Basin in the 2022–23 wet season. Please note no data is provided on days where no coal mine water releases occurred.

December 2022

3 releases this month.

Date Mine Release point Receiving waters Environmental Authority Compliant
2 Dec–currently releasing Gregory Crinum Sojitz Gregory Crinum Pty Ltd Release Point 8B Crinum Creek EPML00945013 Yes
1–2 Dec Kestrel Kestrel Coal Resources RP3 Crinum Creek EPML00693413 Yes
1–4 Dec Ensham Idemitsu Australia Resources RP1 Nogoa River EPML00693413 Yes

November 2022

13 releases this month.

Date Mine Release point Receiving waters Environmental Authority Compliant
30 Nov–5 Dec Cook Colliery Constellation Mining Pty Ltd RP 2 Blackwater Creek EA0002027 Yes
30 Nov–3 Dec Cook Colliery Constellation Mining Pty Ltd RP 1 Blackwater Creek EA0002027 Yes
30 Nov–1 Dec Kestrel Kestrel Coal Resources RP1 Crinum Creek EPML00693413 Yes
30 Nov–1 Dec Kestrel Kestrel Coal Resources RP2 Woolshed Creek EPML00693413 Yes
30 Nov–1 Dec Moranbah North Moranbah North Coal RP1 Isaac River EPML00738813 Yes
30 Nov–1 Dec South Walker Creek Stanmore SMC Pty Ltd RP3 Bee Creek via Sandy Creek EPML00712313 Yes
30 Nov–currently releasing Hail Creek Hail Creek Coal Holdings Pty Ltd RP7 Hail Creek into Bee Creek EPML00661913 Yes
29 Nov Peak Downs BHP Coal RP5 Ripstone Creek EPML00318213 Yes
28 Nov–1 Dec Goonyella Riverside BHP Coal RP1 Isaac River EPML00853413 Yes
25 Nov Goonyella Riverside BHP Coal RP1 Isaac River EPML00853413 Yes
1–2 Nov Cook Colliery Constellation Mining Pty Ltd RP 2 Blackwater Creek EA0002027 Yes
1–2 Nov Cook Colliery Constellation Mining Pty Ltd RP 1 Blackwater Creek EA0002027 Yes
1–2 Nov Dawson North and Central Anglo Coal (Dawson) RP-DC03T Dawson River via Four Mile Creek EPML00565813 Yes

October 2022

10 releases this month.

Date Mine Release point Receiving waters Environmental Authority Compliant
20 Oct Oaky Creek Glencore RP5 Oaky Creek EPML00942413 Yes
20–23 Oct Kestrel Kestrel Coal Resources RP3 Crinum Creek EPML00693413 Yes
20–8 Oct Gregory Crinum Sojitz Gregory Crinum Pty Ltd Release Point 8B Crinum Creek EPML00945013 Yes
19–21 Oct Blackwater BHP Coal RP13 Blackwater Creek EPML00717813 Yes
19–22 Oct Kestrel Kestrel Coal Resources RP2 Woolshed Creek EPML00693413 Yes
19–22 Oct Kestrel Kestrel Coal Resources RP1 Crinum Creek EPML00693413 Yes
19–25 Oct Ensham Idemitsu Australia Resources RP1 Nogoa River EPML00732813 Yes
19–21 Oct Cook Colliery Constellation Mining Pty Ltd RP 2 Blackwater Creek EA0002027 Yes
19–26 Oct Cook Colliery Constellation Mining Pty Ltd RP 1 Blackwater Creek EA0002027 Yes
19–20 Oct Blackwater BHP Coal RP11 Blackwater Creek EPML00717813 Yes