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Woonona Coal STRATNO: 20607
Current: Yes Rank: Formation, beds Status: Formal State(s): NSW , QLD
Category: Unknown or process pending Usage: Described Definition Card: No
Originator: Entry date: 01-JAN-88Last Update: 20-AUG-18
Replaced by: Previously known as:
Description:
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Geological province: No province information available
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Maximum thickness: mMinimum thickness:
Unit Age Event: deposition
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Minimum age: Permian Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
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Minimum age: Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:
Maximum age: Late Permian Ma: % from base of biozone: Age method:

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Related units: Relationship: Contact Type:
Wilton Formation overlies Woonona Coal
Marrangaroo Conglomerate underlies Woonona Coal
Erins Vale Formation underlies Woonona Coal
First Reference:
REFID: 36042 Branagan, D., Herbert, C., Langford-Smith, T., 1979, The Sydney Basin., Science Press, 1v

Use on maps:
REFID: 42737 Stroud, W.J., Sherwin, L., Ray, H.N., Baker, C.J., Smart, K.G., 1985, Wollongong-Port Hacking 1:100 000 geological series sheet 9029-9129., Geological Survey of New South Wales, 1v, Map


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REFID: 24471 Grevenitz, P. , Carr, P. , Hutton, A. 2003 Origin, alteration and geochemical correlation of Late Permian airfall tuffs in coal measures, Sydney Basin, Australia International Journal of Coal Geology 55(1) p27-46
Usage: Described (p29 Fig.2) Min age from reference: Late Permian Max age from reference: Late Permian Comments: Overlies Erins Vale Formation. Overlain by Wilton Formation. Of Illawarra Coal Measures. Possibly stratigraphically equivalent to part of Four Mile Creek Subgroup. Geological Province: Sydney Basin.
REFID: 22578 Herbert, C. 1995 Sequence stratigraphy of the Late Permian Coal Measures in the Sydney Basin Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 42(4) p391-405
Usage: Briefly described (p398, Fig.3 p393) Comments:
REFID: 42737 Stroud, W.J. , Sherwin, L. , Ray, H.N. , Baker, C.J. , Smart, K.G. 1985 Wollongong-Port Hacking 1:100 000 geological series sheet 9029-9129. Geological Survey of New South Wales 1v Map
Usage: Briefly described (map legend) Min age from reference: Permian Comments:
REFID: 66577 Bray, A. , Hatherly, P. , Fergusson, C.L. 2010 Seismic reflection evidence for the evolution of the Camden Syncline and Lapstone Structural Complex, central Sydney Basin, Australia. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 57 993-1004
Usage: Mentioned (p997 Fig.2.) Min age from reference: Permian Max age from reference: Permian Comments: , Unit in Illawarra Coal Measures. , Overlies Erins Vale Formation. Is overlain by Wilton Formation.
REFID: 42947 New South Wales. Dept. Mineral Resources 1988 Sydney Basin Reservoir Study enhances the Petroleum Prospectivity. New South Wales. Department of Mineral Resources. Minfo 21 p41-47
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.16) Comments:
REFID: 41226 Hunt, J.W. 1987 Sulphur in the Permian coals of eastern Australia: variation and geological control. Geological Society of Australia. Coal Geology Group. Journal 7 p11-32
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.12) Comments:
REFID: 40275 Hunt, J.W. , Botz, R.W. 1986 Technical note - outbursts in Australian coal mines: a petrographic factor. AIMM. Bulletin and Proceedings 291(1) p59-63
Usage: Mentioned (p62) Comments:
REFID: 40256 McMinn, A. 1985 Palynostratigraphy of the Middle Permian coal sequences of the Sydney Basin. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences 32(3) p301-309
Usage: Mentioned (p306) Comments:
REFID: 36042 Branagan, D. , Herbert, C. , Langford-Smith, T. 1979 The Sydney Basin. Science Press 1v
Usage: Mentioned (Fig.18) Comments:

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