Authors: Mackay, R; Hastie, R; Lilley, H; Mathew, M

Open access courtesy of:


Cite As:
Mackay, R, Hastie, R, Lilley, H & Mathew, M 2019, 'Mine rehabilitation in the Latrobe Valley, the start of a long journey: the Commissioner’s role', in AB Fourie & M Tibbett (eds), Mine Closure 2019: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Mine Closure, Australian Centre for Geomechanics, Perth, pp. 803-816,

Download citation as:   ris   bibtex   endnote   text   Zotero

Keywords: Latrobe Valley, commissioner, community engagement, monitoring and evaluation, lignite, brown coal

Auditor General of Victoria 1993, Special Report No. 24 Open Cut Production in the Latrobe Valley, GP V 1992/94 no. 27, viewed 29 March 2019,
Context Pty Ltd 2010, Latrobe City Heritage Study Volume 1: Thematic Environmental History, viewed 4 April 2019,
Latrobe Valley Mine Rehabilitation Commissioner 2018, Latrobe Valley Monitoring and Evaluation Framework 2018, viewed 11 April 2019,
Gloe, CS 1960, The Geology of Latrobe Valley Coal Fields, Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, Carlton.
Government of Victoria 1990, Mineral Resources (Sustainable Development) Act 1990, Commonwealth of Australia, viewed 13 April 2019,
Government of Victoria 2018, Latrobe Valley Regional Rehabilitation Strategy Program Summary, Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources, viewed 02 April 2019,
Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry 2014, Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry Report, Parliament of Victoria, viewed 11 April 2019,
Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry 2016a, Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry Report 2015/2016 Volume IV-Mine Rehabilitation, Parliament of Victoria, viewed 11 April 2019, –-Mine-Rehabilitation-web.pdf
Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry 2016b, Hazelwood Mine Fire Inquiry: Victorian Government Implementation Plan, Parliament of Victoria, viewed 2 April 2019,
Higgins, RS, Kiss, LT, Allardice, DJ, George, AM & King, TNW 1980, Properties of brown coal from the Latrobe Valley–a basis for the evaluation of quality, State Electricity Commission of Victoria Research and Development Department Report, no. SC/80/17.
Yallourn Mine Batter Failure Inquiry 2008, Mining Warden Yallourn Mine Batter Failure Inquiry, viewed 1 April 2019,

© Copyright 2022, Australian Centre for Geomechanics (ACG), The University of Western Australia. All rights reserved.
Please direct any queries or error reports to