Blasting in Muswellbrook Shire
All operations in the Muswellbrook Shire Local Government Area that are permitted to blast will typically have an Enviornmental Protection License.
All complaints should be directed to the relevant operation. Contact the Mining operation directly, or the Department of Environment and Climate Change on 131 555.
Current blast notices
- Mt.Arthur Coal will be blasting on Monday, 22 May 2017 at appoxminately 10:30am.
- Mt.Arthur Coal will be blasting on Tuesday, 23 May 2017 at appoxminately 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.
- Muswellbrook Coal will be blasting on Tuesday, 23 May 2017 at appoxminately between 3 and 4:30pm.
- Muswellbrook Coal will be blasting on Tuesday, 23 May 2017 at appoxminately between 1 and 2pm.
- Muswellbrook Coal has CANCELLED blast scheduled on Tuesday, 23 May 2017 at approximately between 3 and 4:30pm.
Requesting to work alongside a public road
To undertake work/activity on or alongside a public roads or utility service an S138 permit must first be obtained. This includes temporary road or footpath occupancy, such as the installation of a skip bin.