Nathan Tinkler, the Paspaley pearl family, Darwin real estate mogul John "Foxy" Robinson and the battle for the Dartbrook underground coal proposal with coal at $580 a tonne

Ian Kirkwood
Updated August 23 2022 - 7:25pm, first published 7:00pm

THE former billionaire and discharged bankrupt Nathan Tinkler is attempting to regain control of the Dartbrook underground coal project at Aberdeen, owned by the stock exchange listed Australian Pacific Coal.

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Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood


Reporting journalist at the Newcastle Herald since 1987. Editorial writer, general reporter, industrial relations, industry and coal.

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