The Hunter region is a national leader in Defence support, supply and sustainment, with strong industry capabilities across land, sea and air.

This Capability Directory is designed to highlight the organisations, products and services, as well as the specialist capabilities, that exist within the Hunter region.
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Cougar Mining Group

12 – 14 Martin Drive
Tomago, NSW, 2320


Cougar Mining Group is primarily an Original Equipment Manufacturer who designs, engineers and manufactures quality products to exacting standards. We have a dedication to our customers and an unrivalled desire to help their businesses succeed using our products.Our machines are backed by a group of Product Support professionals who provide a one stop approach for our customers to meet their needs.This group supplies information and advice on all aspects of our equipment’s utilisation whether it be spare parts, maintenance schedules, trades and operator training through to repairs, overhauls and engineering solutions. We pride ourselves on providing a better alternative for the mining industry by creating innovative solutions to industry problems.This dedication to innovative thinking allows us to step outside the normal bounds of other major manufacturing businesses and retain the flexibility and agility required to meet the changing demands of modern mining practices.We also have a hire fleet over over 100 units of mobile underground equipment comprising loaders, driftrunners, auxiliary fans, heavy/longwall relocation equipment, shearer carrier, chock carriers, 40 & 60T heavy lifts, mynedozer, mule, flitmate etc. in addition to comprehensive group of attachments and smaller mining implements. . Cougar Mining Group is proud of its local ethos, people, business, and community supporting the underground coal industry in the Illawarra, Western Districts, Hunter Valley and Central Queensland.


Chris Moore


[email protected]






Research and Development (R&D)


Hoses and Fittings
Lifting and Material Handling Equipment Manufacturing
Non-Metallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
Paint and Coatings


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