Resource Limestone aggregates
CompanyAdelaide Brighton Cement Ltd
  • Operating
  • Penrice Quarry, Angaston currently consists of 5 active mining tenements - ML 6233, PM 86, PM 120, MPL 118 and MPL 75
Mining operation
  • Produces raw stone for cement manufacture, aggregates, chemical grade limestone and production material for foundry flux, glass and paver manufacture
  • It is estimated that 75.8 Mt in situ marble (of all grades) and 11.6 Mt waste will be produced from the pit
More information on production material is available on the Adelaide Brighton Cement Ltd website
Location 2.5 km north of Angastonpenrice_blue
Resource estimates and production estimates

Production statistics are available from Operating mines and quarries of South Australia

Current documents and reports 

Program for environment protection and rehabilitation (PEPR/MOP)

Mining compliance reports (MCR)

Dust management plan

The dust management plan is required under EPA licence 45822 and licence variation (26 August 2016) and Section 6.2.1 of the Penrice Quarry MOP/PEPR.

Noise assessment report

Light spill assessment report

Previous documents and reports are available from the South Australian Resources Information Gateway (SARIG) - Related documents and reports for Penrice Quarry

Community engagement 

The Penrice Community Consultation Group (PCCG) was set up to establish an effective and ongoing communication and consultation process with the local community. It provides a forum to discuss the operation of the Penrice Mine, considering community views, interests and concerns related to the mine.


Environmental concerns or complaints

Environmental concerns and complaints can be registered with:

  • Penrice's environmental hotline
    • Press 5 for environmental issues, and leave your message. Penrice will respond to all concerns within 1 working day and report these to the Community Consultative Group on a monthly basis.
  • the Environment Protection Authority:
    • Freecall 1800 623 445 (for non-metropolitan callers)
    • Phone +61 8 8563 8800
  • Report deposited dust or visible dust discharge using the Nuisance dust logging form (DOC, 31.0 KB)

Complaints about environmental issues and corrective actions taken are included in the compliance reports and addressed in the Penrice operational updates presented at PCCG meetings.