Category Archives: Highlight

Full Year Result FY2017: Record profit and distribution to shareholders

Whitehaven Coal, Australia’s leading independent high quality coal company with five operating mines in North West NSW, has reported a net profit after tax of $405.4 million for the year ended…

June Quarter 2017 – Record year for Whitehaven

Whitehaven Coal has released its Production Report for the quarter to 30 June 2017. Highlights Strong safety performance – Group TRIFR 7.42 at the end of June June quarter ROM…

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Maules Creek mine passes employment milestone

Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek mine employs 80 Aboriginal staff as part of its Indigenous equal opportunity employment program. These employees are both male and female and are engaged to carry out…

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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…