The Tallering Peak hematite operation commenced production of high quality lump and fine hematite ores in February 2004. The mine achieved its target production rate of 3-million tonnes per annum in the first quarter of the 2006 financial year.
Operations at Tallering Peak were concluded in mid 2014 after ten years of continuous production, generating life of mine sales totalling over 25 million tonnes. Site facilities have been decommissioned and removed in accordance with the mine closure and rehabilitation plan. Final rehabilitation works will be completed during the 2015 financial year.