Change of Contact Details for BBGG Secretary

Please note that the BBGG Secretary, Danique Bax, no longer works for New Hope Group, and has taken a new position at RPM Global.  Please update the contact details used to touch base with the BBGG to  All future emails will come from this address, so it is recommended you confirm that your spam…

Final BBGG Meeting of 2017

Registration for the final BBGG Meeting of 2017 is now available on the BBGG Events page.  Come and join us at BHP’s Goonyella Riverside Mine on 8 November 2017, to learn about the geology and geotechnical attributes of one of the Bowen Basin’s most historic mines.

BBGG Meeting scheduled for August 2016

Thanks to our friends at Glencore, the second BBGG meeting for 2016 will be held in Glenden, with a mine tour to Suttor Creek.  Registration can be activated by visiting the BBGG Events page. There are limited places available, so get in quick to avoid disappointment!

Join the Coalfield Geology Council of New South Wales for a Coal Quality Workshop

The Coalfield Geology Council of New South Wales is facilitating a Coal Quality Workshop presented by Professor Colin Ward of the University of NSW. When: Friday 15 July 2016 Time: 8:00am to 4:30pm Where: Tocal Agricultural Centre, Paterson Rd, Tocal, NSW Cost: $300 (including GST & Lunch!) Further details can be found by clicking here. Workshop registration…

BBGG Website Credentials

At the end of 2015, the BBGG website was migrated to a new platform, which caused all of our existing website registrations to effectively be cancelled.  You should have received an email from the BBGG tonight (22/05/2016) with your updated website credentials. If you have not received this, your details may be out-of-date on the BBGG…

2015 Leichhardt Award

The Leichhardt Award was conferred on Professor Joan Esterle at a dinner at Heritage Village, Rockhampton. The award dinner followed the first day’s proceedings of the joint ACARP-BBGG meeting recently held at Central Qld University on 7-8th July, 2015.