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Drake Mine

Drake Mine is located 17 kilometres south of Collinsville in Queensland’s Bowen Basin. The mine is currently producing up to six million tonnes of coking and thermal coal products each year, which is processed using the existing infrastructure at QCoal’s nearby Sonoma Mine.

Coal from Drake Mine is railed to the Abbot Point Coal Terminal for export.

quick facts

locationBowen Basin, Queensland. 17km south of Collinsville

methodopen-cut

producthard coking and thermal coal

production6 million tonnes per year

jobs> 150

first coal2014

statusoperating

location