About Rio Tinto Coal Australia

About Rio Tinto Coal Australia

Business overview

Rio Tinto Coal Australia is one of Australia's leading mining organisations, with a highly successful record in the development and management of world-class open cut and underground coal operations.

We operate two coal mines in Australia.  These coal operations play a key role in Rio Tinto's plan to meet strong future demand for energy and steel.

Rio Tinto is committed to sustainable development and Rio Tinto Coal Australia works to ensure this commitment is engrained in everything we do. We are proud to be a long-term member of the communities where we operate. Our plans for the future will provide ongoing investment in these communities, generating revenue, creating jobs, providing infrastructure and supporting communities. We believe acting responsibly will result in long-term business benefits, such as lowering risks, reducing costs, creating options and ensuring access to future resources.

Rio Tinto Coal Australia is 100 per cent owned by the Rio Tinto Group.

Our operations