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Whitehaven’s Murray wins NSW Mining Young Achiever Award

Whitehaven Coal employee Murray O’Keefe has been awarded the Young Achiever Award at the 2017 NSW Mining Industry and Suppliers’ Awards. The Young Achiever Award recognises an inspirational young professional…

March 2017 Quarterly Report – Production on target

March 2017 Quarterly Report Highlights Strong safety performance – TRIFR 8.6 at the end of March Record managed quarterly ROM coal production 5.7Mt Managed quarterly saleable coal production 5.1Mt Managed…

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Whitehaven-supported Girls Academy opens in Gunnedah

A new initiative to support and empower Indigenous girls has been launched in Gunnedah, supported by Whitehaven Coal. The Gunnedah Girls Academy has been officially opened at Gunnedah High School…

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Applications now open for 2017/18 Vacation Employment Program

Applications are now open for Whitehaven Coal’s 2017/18 Vacation Employment Program. Primarily aimed at Mining, Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, the program will run from December 2017 until March 2018. With…

First Half Result FY2017 – Increasing profits, controlled costs and reduced debt (updated with video and audio)

Whitehaven Coal has reported a net profit after tax of $157.5 million for the half year ended 31 December 2016. Once again, all key financial performance metrics improved on the previous corresponding period…

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Whitehaven supports extra services for child and family centre

Winanga-Li Aboriginal Child and Family Centre has been  the  beneficiary of a new $30,000 bus which it will use to provide expanded services throughout Narrabri Shire. The bus has been…

December 2016 Quarterly Report – Increasing Met Coal Sales

Whitehaven Coal has released its Quarterly Report for the December 2016 quarter. Highlights Continuing Improvement in safety performance – TRIFR 7.2 at the end of December from 9.9 at the…

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Whitehaven tradie wins prestigious scholarship

One of Whitehaven’s first year electrical apprentices, Georgia Foley, has been awarded the Bert Evans Scholarship which recognises a female apprentice in a non-traditional trade for women. Pictured is Georgia with…

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Whitehaven continues support of Gomeroi Roos

Whitehaven Coal has continued its support of some of the north west NSW region’s promising rugby league stars. The Gomeroi Roos recently travelled to Sydney to take part in the…

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Video: Whitehaven Coal – Australia’s leading high-quality coal company

Whitehaven Coal is a producer of some of the world’s highest quality coal. Watch our story.