|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.|
Strategic port land
Balaclava Island is controlled by the Gladstone Port Corporation and is designated as strategic port land.
For more information, visit the Balaclava Island Coal Export Terminal Project website.