Moreton Resources CEO Jason Elks expects to have the Mine Concept Study completed for its Coolabunia resource within the next two to three weeks.
Moreton Resources’ coals reserves at Coolabunia have the quality and tonnage “to sustain a substantial, long-term mining operation”, the ASX was told today.
Coolabunia farmers looking forward to the removal of the last traces of the failed underground coal gasification project could be facing the prospect of an open cut coal mine on the site – but the true potential of the coal reserve won’t be known until next month.
Coolabunia has a special link to Queensland’s 26th Governor, the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC
New wide centre line markings being introduced by the Department of Transport and Main Roads have made their first appearance in the South Burnett at Coolabunia.
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington presented certificates to 28 enthusiastic Kingaroy State School students this week who successfully completed the eighth annual Premier’s Reading Challenge.
Seven fire crews are on site at a fire burning this afternoon in East Nanango.
Cougar Energy has been fined $75,000 after pleading guilty in the Brisbane Magistrates Court to three charges linked to its failed underground coal gasification project near Coolabunia
The school holidays have started badly on South Burnett roads with three road crashes occurring on Friday
A truck rollover on the D’Aguilar Highway near Kingaroy caused delays to traffic this morning.
Police are investigating a serious single vehicle traffic crash which occurred on the D’Aguilar Highway near Coolabunia on Friday night.
Wet weather may have contributed to two road accidents in the South Burnett this morning.
The D’Aguilar Highway has re-opened after a serious traffic crash at 9:10am this morning involving four vehicles at Coolabunia.
Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has congratulated 10 local schools for successfully completing the 7th annual Premier’s Reading Challenge.
Controversial underground coal gasification company Cougar Energy announced this morning that it is holding confidential discussions with the State Government involving its UCG trial site at Coolabunia.
Thirty years of memories were shared this morning when cattlemen (and women), auctioneers and their families gathered at the Coolabunia Saleyards to mark the complex’s 30th birthday.
Cougar Energy has not ruled out re-opening the company’s controversial Underground Coal Gasification plant near Coolabunia if its legal actions against the State Government are successful.
A 66-year-old Blackbutt woman was transported to Kingaroy Hospital with a broken wrist after a nose-to-tail crash occurred on Tuesday evening on the D’Aguilar Highway at Coolabunia, near the Peterson Drive roadworks.
The Kingaroy Concerned Citizens Group is urging the State Government to ensure that the Cougar Energy Underground Coal Gasification trial site is immediately dismantled and the site rehabilitated.
The South Burnett Regional Council has advised that more work on upgrading the D’Aguilar Highway/Peterson Drive intersection at Coolabunia will start next Wednesday (July 11).