Information updated: 7:28am on 18/1/2018
Blast Number: 2018–007




1:00 PM on Thursday 18 January 2018


The blast time is only an estimate as the exact time of blast is subject to production schedule changes, unforeseen delays and/or weather conditions. Werris Creek Coal is allowed to blast between 9am and 5pm Monday to Saturday. If the blast time is delayed longer than an hour, this webpage will be updated.


Road closure**:

Yes, Werris Creek Road will be closed.


If Road Closure is required for blasting, Werris Creek Road will be closed in both directions at the Blasting Road Closure Notification Signs near to Escott Road Intersection and Mine Access Road intersection. Road closure delays will be no longer than 15 minutes.

Further Information:

Werris Creek Coal Production Office

ph: (02) 6763 6000



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