Wollongong Coal to re-open its Wongawilli pit, 70 jobs to come

By Ben Langford
Updated June 24 2016 - 10:24pm, first published 3:45pm
Starting again: Workers have been told the Womgawilli mine will be operating again. Picture shows longwall mining at the site in 2010.
Starting again: Workers have been told the Womgawilli mine will be operating again. Picture shows longwall mining at the site in 2010.

Wollongong Coal is preparing to re-open its Wongawilli coal mine on July 5, creating more than 70 jobs but using casual contractors instead of the workforce laid off last year.

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