bowen basin mines

CQUni study finds coal mining ‘increasingly questionable’

Premium Content CQUni study finds coal mining ‘increasingly questionable’

Why researchers say the industry’s lucrative pay packets will be overshadowed by...

Miner sues coal companies for $4.2m over black lung disease

Premium Content Miner sues coal companies for $4.2m over black lung disease

The 62 year old now has a reduced life expectancy and permanent disability.

Ex-miner sues major coal company over black lung diagnosis

Premium Content Ex-miner sues major coal company over black lung diagnosis

He worked at the open cut mine in the Bowen Basin between 2005 and 2007.

Moranbah man charged over 4000L diesel theft at mine

Premium Content Moranbah man charged over 4000L diesel theft at mine

Police allege the man used a forklift to load the diesel onto his own truck then...

FIFO travel restricted to prevent COVID entering mines

Premium Content FIFO travel restricted to prevent COVID entering mines

About 60 per cent fewer workers will travel to regional Queensland from the Greater...

Community grants available for CQ clubs, organisations

Premium Content Community grants available for CQ clubs, organisations

Program has allowed community groups launch new initiatives and purchase new...

Huge project pipeline delivers massive job opportunities

Premium Content Huge project pipeline delivers massive job opportunities

FULL LIST: Nine major projects will generate the need for more than 4200 workers...

CQ mines introduce maternity workwear range for mums-to-be

Premium Content CQ mines introduce maternity workwear range for mums-to-be

The new hi vis designs have been tested across the Bowen Basin mining region.

Mining giant’s Bowen Basin sites weather COVID storm

Premium Content Mining giant’s Bowen Basin sites weather COVID storm

FULL YEAR RESULTS: Record production achieved at several mines.

Explained: Status of 7 major Bowen Basin mines

Premium Content Explained: Status of 7 major Bowen Basin mines

Could fast tracking these mines be the key to solving the jobs shortage?

CQ miner settles $1.3million lawsuit over hand injury

Premium Content CQ miner settles $1.3million lawsuit over hand injury

It is claimed he was forced to use the vibrating equipment for hours at a time...

Two new CQ mine developments to employ up to 50 staff

Premium Content Two new CQ mine developments to employ up to 50 staff

The project will be open-cut, truck and shovel including dozer push and a dragline...

Former CQ miner sues for $1.2m for an accident 20 years ago

Premium Content Former CQ miner sues for $1.2m for an accident 20 years ago

He was fired last year on the grounds of an injury.

Bright minds unlocked in $5 million education plan

Premium Content Bright minds unlocked in $5 million education plan

More than 6000 students, from Prep to Year 12, will benefit from the Bowen Basin...

Plan to pump billions into CQ and NQ regions

Premium Content Plan to pump billions into CQ and NQ regions

BILLIONS of dollars in State Government royalties would have to be spent in North...

Bowen Basin mining tenders open to explorers

Premium Content Bowen Basin mining tenders open to explorers

Prospectors invited to break new ground and stake claim to more than 7000 square...

CQ mine’s $55M shortfall ahead of collapse

Premium Content CQ mine’s $55M shortfall ahead of collapse

170 mine contract workers were left without jobs after the mine entered voluntary...

Glencore reveals major Bowen Basin mining contract deal

Premium Content Glencore reveals major Bowen Basin mining contract deal

The mine has the possibility to be extended for a further 12 months based on...

400+ mining jobs up for grabs across Bowen Basin region

400+ mining jobs up for grabs across Bowen Basin region

Fastest growing industry of 2017 shows no signs of slowing down