BHP's coal supplies facing delays

Story Published: 5 Apr 2012

EVEN with Central Queensland miners returning to the coalface, BHP cannot promise its international customers their coal...

Bhp Billiton, Bowen Basin, Cfmeu, Coal Export, Strike Action

100 jobs may follow sale of Blair Athol mine for $1

Story Published: 4 Jul 2016

About 100 local jobs may be created when the mine swings back into production at the end of 2016.

Blair Athol Coal Mine, Bowen Basin, Mining, Rio Tinto, Terracom

MAP: Newlands mine coal exhausted by June, 100 jobs to go

Story Published: 14 Apr 2016

Newlands Northern coal mine set to close in June this year, more than six months after original date

Bowen Basin, Coal, Glencore, Newlands Northern Mine

Mine bans Jack3d supplement

Story Published: 13 Jan 2012

THE pre-training supplement known as Jack3d has been banned at a Bowen Basin mine after reports workers were using the...

Ban, Bowen Basin, Deedi, Diet, Health Risks, Jack3D, Miners, Supplement

Mine workers to strike again

Story Published: 5 Apr 2012

WORKERS at seven BHP Bowen Basin coalmines look to strike again in protest against the company's latest enterprise...

Bhp, Bma, Bowen Basin, Cfmeu

Coalminer strike could last a week

Story Published: 28 Mar 2012

THE coalminer strike that threatens to hobble BHP Billiton’s Bowen Basin operations could last a week if nothing...

Amwu, Bhp, Bowen Basin, Cfmeu, Etu, Strike

Massive mining growth in store

Story Published: 3 Jan 2012

GET ready for the next mining boom because it's on its way.

Bowen Basin, Fifo, Michael Roche, Mining, Queensland Resources Council

More than 4000 jobs disappear from CQ mines, says CFMEU

Story Published: 27 May 2016

MINING union figures show more than 4000 jobs have been shed at Central Queensland mines since 2012

Bowen Basin, Cfmeu, Employment, Jobs, Mining, Queensland Resources Council

UPDATE: CFMEU National President meets with Peabody

Story Published: 18 Apr 2016

CFMEU National President Tony Maher said he "doesn't see anything imminent" for Peabody's Australian mines, following it's...

Bowen Basin, Editors Picks, Energy, Mining, Peabody, Queensland Mines

Christensen: Adani decision 'a win for common sense'

Story Published: 1 Sep 2016

George Christensen's opinion piece on the Adani decision.

Adani, Bowen Basin, Carmichael, Christensen, Coal, Federal Court, India, Mining, Opinion

Local Partners

Real Estate

Hundreds of properties listed every...
Learn More

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile



You're probably your own worst enemy today because you're looking at the situation from the wrong perspective. Put a positive spin on wherever...

read more