Holcim Australia operates Cooma Road Quarry, a hard rock quarry located approximately 6km south of Queanbeyan, New South Wales (NSW). Cooma Road Quarry has been operating at the site since 1959 and is considered a significant regional supplier of granite and dacite hard rock aggregates.
Holcim Australia was granted a Development Consent under Part 4 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (EP&A Act) for an extension of the approved quarry life for an additional 20 years and an increased production limit from 1 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa) to 1.5 Mtpa.
Community Consultative Committee update
March 2015 – The Cooma Road Quarry Community Consultative Committee (CCC) ensures dialogue between Holcim and the local community. The CCC Annual Report 2014 has been released, with key aspects discussed including: rehabilitation management plan, environmental monitoring, hand-painted rock installation, and the quarry viewing platform.
February 2015 – View photo gallery of recent images from Cooma Road Quarry.The quarry makes a significant contribution to the local and regional economies through the ongoing supply of cost effective, high quality construction materials to support ongoing development of the community.