New Acland Coal Mine avoids prosecution in $2m deal

Brandon Long
By Brandon Long
Updated June 24 2022 - 1:50am, first published 1:00am
New Acland Coal Mine near Oakey is waiting for a decision on its stage three application. Photo: Melody Labinsky

A Darling Downs coal mine accused of illegally mining land will avoid prosecution after it struck a deal with the state government that will see the mine spend $2m on environmental rehabilitation.

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Brandon Long

Brandon Long

Queensland Country Life journalist

Brandon Long is a Queensland Country Life journalist based in Toowoomba.

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