Balaclava Island Coal Export Terminal
|EIS status||'Coordinated project' declaration cancelled by Coordinator-General|
|Description||Coal export facility with a capacity of up to 35 million tonnes per annum.|
|Proponent||Xstrata Coal Queensland Pty Ltd|
|Location/s||Balaclava Island, 40 km north of Gladstone.|
* Project information supplied by proponent and subject to change.
Environmental impact statement (EIS) process
|29 May 2013||'Coordinated project' declaration cancelled by Coordinator-General.|
|14 May 2013||Request for withdrawal from EIS process received.|
|7 June 2011||Terms of reference for EIS ( 1.05 MB) released.|
|26 February 2011 to|
11 April 2011
|Draft terms of reference for EIS public consultation.|
|7 May 2010||Gazettal of 'coordinated project' declaration ( 53 KB)|
|31 March 2010||Project deemed a controlled action by Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|14 October 2009||Project referred to Commonwealth Minister for the Environment.|
|14 October 2009||Application, including initial advice statement ( 2.42 MB), submitted.|
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Strategic port land
Balaclava Island is controlled by the Gladstone Port Corporation and is designated as strategic port land.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2023