Southern Highlands 7s Saturday 30 September 2017

Supporting local sport in the Southern Highlands

Congratulations to the MVJRL on a successful season in 2017

Support the Moss Vale Junior Dragons here

Download the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) here!


Local apprenticeship opportunities available


POSCO's unveils its 'smart blast furnace' Pohang No.3

Click Here To Learn More

Latest News

Hume Coal is proud to support grassroots sport in our community

05 September 2017 MEDIA RELEASE As another season draws to a close, Hume Coal is proud to have been able to support local sporting clubs in our community for 2017. Grassroots sport plays an important role in shaping and developing… Read more

Hume Coal renews commitment to local community as Hume Coal project is decided.

Media Release 3 July 2017 Hume Coal has renewed its commitment to support the Highlands community through its Charitable Foundation and Apprenticeship Program as the process of determination of the Project application is made by Government. Following the closure of… Read more

Hume Coal to present to Council the wide-ranging benefits of company’s underground mining project

28 June 2017 MEDIA RELEASE Hume Coal will inform Wingecarribee Shire Council of the many benefits of the proposed underground mine, and challenge Council to take notice of the facts and not the scare-mongering and misinformation of local activist groups.… Read more

Latest generation locomotives to transport high quality coal from the pit to port

23 June 2017 MEDIA RELEASE Hume Coal has detailed in the environmental impact statement that it will use the latest rail locomotives and, in an Australian coal industry first, covered coal wagons to transport the product coal from the mine… Read more


The Hume Coal Project is based in the Southern Highlands of NSW, and is assessing the potential of an underground coal mine. The coal mining operation will supply metallurgical coal for the production of steel and industrial coal for uses in industry, such as cement production and power generation.

In March 2017, Hume Coal lodged its environmental impact statement and development application documents for the Hume Coal Project and Berrima Rail Project. After a 90 day exhibition period, submissions closed on the 30 June 2017.

The Hume Coal Project is a subsidiary of the South Korean steel manufacturer, POSCO.

Stay Up To Date

Sign up to receive project updates, news, community information and more.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Back to top

Connect with us

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.