Harlem Shake miners lose jobs

Video Published: 4 Mar 2013

The miners who filmed their take on the Harlem Shake while on a shift at the Agnew gold mine have lost their jobs.

Agnew Gold Mine, Employment, Harlem Shake, Mining, Ohs, Viral Video, Workplace Health And Safety

Gina Rinehart says mining industry used as govt ATM

Video Published: 17 May 2013

Gina Rinehart spoke by video link to the Australian Minerals and Metals Association conference in Melbourne today.

Gina Rinehart, Mining

Report author wants more done on coal air pollution

Story Published: 5 Apr 2015

MACKAY has been named among the ‘hot spots’ for air pollution in Australia.

Air Pollution, Coal, Mining, Report

Qld Govt investigates mining company Adani

Story Published: 4 Apr 2015

THE Qld agriculture department has revealed it is investigating whether mining company Adani was allowed to use state-owned...

Adani, Carmichael Coal Mine, Mining

1600 mining workers stranded by Cyclone Olwyn

Story Published: 13 Mar 2015

AUSTRALIA'S peak mining union has accused US energy giant Chevron of failing to evacuate workers from West Australia's...

Chevron, Cyclone, Editors Picks, Mining, Western Australia

Pig hunter-turned-activist campaigns against CSG

Story Published: 14 Apr 2015

A PIG hunter-turned-activist and movie star has launched an ambitious campaign to have $100 million removed from banks and...

Csg, Editors Picks, Environment, Frackman, Mining

Lawyers against mine approval argue Hunt broke law

Story Published: 24 Mar 2015

LAWYERS fighting a legal battle against the Federal Government’s approval of the Galilee Basin’s Carmichael Mine say Greg...

Carmichael Coal Mine, Galilee Basin, Greg Hunt, Mining

Mining town playgrounds may need better cleaning

Story Published: 26 Mar 2015

A NEW study has found that cleaning playground equipment in mining towns only reduces a child’s risk of exposure to dust...

Kids, Mining, Playgrounds

Miners push for new strike rules

Story Published: 16 Mar 2015

MINING firms are pushing for strikes to be limited to employment-related claims and seeking wider changes to the Fair Work...

Mining, Unions

Tributes flow for man killed at Blackwater mine last week

Story Published: 16 Mar 2015

TRIBUTES are flowing for Laurie Donovan, a well-known Rockhampton man who was tragically killed in a Blackwater mining...

Blackwater, Editors Picks, Facebook, Laurie Donovan, Mining, Tributes

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