See how the miners of Moranbah work by taking a free tour through the massive Peak Downs Open Cut Mine. The mine was developed in the early 1970s and has a production capacity of nine million tonnes of coal per year! You can marvel at the sheer size and scale of the operation and equipment used while learning about the vitality of this world-class industry from local experts.
Tours operate the third Wednesday of every month to the Peak Downs Mine. To book, simply call the Isaac Regional Council. You will be required to arrive 15 minutes early to depart from the Isaac Regional Council Moranbah Office on Bachelor Parade at 9.30 a.m. Be sure to pack some morning tea as tours don't return until 1pm. An experience that is sure to invigorate your senses!
Moranbah is part of the Mining Trail drive and brochures can be picked up from Isaac Regional Council Offices throughout the Isaac region and The Mill Visitor Information Centre on Nebo Road, Mackay.Visit Website