Wongawilli coal mine shut down due to 'serious safety issues'

Andrew Pearson
By Andrew Pearson
Updated March 19 2019 - 7:40am, first published 4:45am
Wongawilli mine

The state's chief mine inspector has stopped work at Wollongong Coal's Wongawilli mine amid a major investigation into what the NSW Resources Regulator says are "significant safety issues".


Andrew Pearson

Andrew Pearson

Deputy Editor

Andrew grew up in the western Riverina town of Hay and has strong ties to the region. He is a former DA journo who has a passion for breaking news and has covered everything from council and politics to crime and court.

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