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Yunaga Mine Services Pty Ltd

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Proprietary Company
Location:Hunter Valley, New South Wales, Australia
Yunaga Mine Services operates primarily in the New South Wales coal belt, which stretches across the Hunter Valley south of Newcastle, through the Tamworth and Gunnedah area and west of the Liverpool Ranges.
Alternative Names:
  • Yunaga Minesite Services
  • Subject Matter:Mining and Minerals
    URL: http://www.ret.gov.au/resources/Documents/Programs/Working%20in%20Partnership/112%20WIP%20Yunaga%20Case%20Study%202009%20print.pdf
    Summary Information:
    Yunaga Mine Services Pty Ltd is a mining services company with a focus on the provision of employment and training opportunities for local Aboriginal people in the Hunter Valley.
    Detailed Information:
    Yunaga Mine Services was created through a joint venture involving the Upper Hunter Wonnarua Council (trading as the Upper Hunter Skills Development Centre Singleton NSW). It is directed by Laurie and Victor Perry, and provides environmental rehabilitation, archeological, fencing, management and general labour services to the Hunter Valley coal mining industry.

    Through its connection to the Upper Hunter Skills Development Centre Singleton NSW, Yunaga Mine Services has a focus on developing sustainable job and training opportunities for Aboriginal people in the local coal mining sector. It is also a party to the Many Rivers Regional Partnership Agreement (RPA), which was signed on 25 August 2009.

    Related Entries

    Agreement
  • Many Rivers Regional Partnership Agreement (RPA) - Signatory

  • References

    Agreement
    Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) (Cth) (25 August 2009) Many Rivers Regional Partnership Agreement
    Fact Sheet
    Yunaga Mine Services Pty Ltd (February 2009) Working in Partnership: the Mining Industry and Indigenous Communities

    Glossary

    Proprietary Company | Regional Partnership Agreement (RPA) (Australia)

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