Anglo American Australia Limited is a foreign-owned public company that explores, mines, exports, and invests in coal and coal mining operations in Australia. The company employs approximately 3,500 people and is administered from its headquarters in Brisbane.

Anglo American Australia Limited is a wholly-owned subsidiary of UK-based Anglo American plc, a multinational mining company.

Anglo American Australia Limited's primary activities are the mining and exploration of coal and the sale and export of steaming and coking coal.

The company produces both metallurgical and thermal coal through the following projects:

  • Capcoal - Consist of the Gasstree longwall operation, the Aquila underground mine, and the open cut CapFox operation, which consists of three open-cut mines located in the Bowen Basin, Queensland. Anglo American Australia has a 70% interest in Capcoal, the remaining 30% is held by Mitsui Coal Holdings Australia.
  • Callide - An open-cut mine providing low sulphur and sub-bituminous thermal coal primarily for use in Queensland's domestic power generation market.
  • Dawson - An open-cut and highwall mine producing coking, soft coking and thermal coal.
  • Drayton - An open-cut thermal coal mine located in the Hunter Vally, NSW.
  • Moranbah North - An underground longwall mine producing hard coking coal from the Goonyella Middle Seam to export markets including Japan, Korea, India, Brazil and Europe.


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