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Longwall 2021

THE Meeting Place for Australia’s Longwall Mining Operators

19-20 October 2021 | Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley

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Australia’s revenue from metallurgical coal exports will skyrocket from $22 billion in 2020-21, to almost $32 billion by 2022-23
– Minister Scott Stewart , Australian Mining 2021

Benchmark prices in Australia have rallied about 66 per cent this year to more than $US136 a tonne, the highest since 2008
– Will Kennedy and Thomas Biesheuvel 2021

The Australian coal industry is in a strong position to lead the world in developing technology that will help the world reach its zero emission targets while providing energy for nations with developing economies
Michelle Manook, World Coal Association 2021

Coal also continued to be the backbone of our electricity supply, representing 54 per cent of total generation in 2020 and playing an essential role as a stable, baseload source of affordable and reliable power
The Hon Angus Taylor MP, 2021

Our coal can support the building of new cities and a better environment along with local jobs and stronger communities in Australia
Minerals Council of Australia November 2020

Join us for the 20th Anniversary Australian Longwall Mining Conference in 2021 for a return to the Nation’s only gathering for elite underground coal miners. Longwall 2021 will aim for a return to the face-to-face networking and shared learning that has come to define the event – alongside in-depth case studies, learnings through the COVID crisis, and technical insights.

Register your interest now to ensure you don’t miss out.

Topics will include:

  • The latest safety initiatives in the industry and key learnings
  • Automation, remote operations, and data science to deliver further safety in longwall operations
  • Productivity improvements to enhance tonnage
  • Best practice longwall moves
  • Gas drainage advancements
  • Ventilation
  • New technology and its application
  • Skilled labour shortages, and strategies to overcome this
  • Attracting a new generation of longwall miners to the industry



Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities


The 20th Annual Longwall Conference, is the meeting place for Australia’s Longwall Miners.

There are many opportunities for networking including social events such as networking drinks and a conference dinner, making this not just a conference… but an all encompassing industry “experience”.

Event sponsorship or exhibiting will allow your organisation to:

  • Build relationships with potential and existing clients
  • Generate leads from a high-level, targeted audience
  • Close sales in a more personal manner than via phone
  • Demonstrate your product in person
  • Network with the industry
  • Build brand awareness

To see what is on offer please contact:

Megan Rogulski
Sponsorship Manager
T: 02 9080 4334

when & where

19 Oct 2021


Still have a question?

Aya Mersal
Conference Manager
(02) 9080 4338

Megan Rogulski
Sponsorship Manager
02 9080 4334

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