What’s New?
  • The Board of Inquiry has completed its work. The Part II Report, provided on 31 May 2021, is available here.
  • The Part I Report, provided on 30 November, is available here
  • The Interim Report, delivered 31 August 2020, is available here

Queensland Coal Mining Board of Inquiry

The Queensland Coal Mining Board of Inquiry has concluded. The Inquiry examined the nature and cause of the serious accident at Grosvenor mine, near Moranbah, as well as 40 high potential incidents involving methane exceedances between 1 July 2019 and 5 May 2020. The Board of Inquiry made recommendations for improving safety and health practices and procedures to mitigate against the risk of similar incidents happening in the future.

The Board of Inquiry conducted an independent and thorough investigation.

You can read or download the Terms of Reference gazetted on 22 May 2020.