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BHP workers

Stranded FIFO workers report working extended rosters

Remote mine personnel have complained about employers increasing the number of days they are scheduled to work due to state border restrictions. Thousands of fly-in fly-out (FIFO) workers are unable...

Granites Gold Mine

FIFO worker passes COVID to family members

A remote mine employee transmitted the highly infectious Delta strain to his immediate family members. The wife and daughter of a fly-in fly-out (FIFO) worker, who contracted coronavirus (COVID-19)...

Westwood coal train wreck

Central Qld coal transport ends in tragedy

A routine resources delivery across Central Queensland’s Rockhampton region tragically ended in a workplace fatality. A Margate family is grieving the loss of a 49-year-old man whose life was...

BHP workers

Multiple coal mines begin hiring across Central Qld

Multinational and independent mining companies are recruiting new staff in Central Queensland’s Isaac region and Banana Shire. Several new jobs are available at a variety of coal mines operated...

BMD workers

Hiring spree begins in Central Queensland

A highwall mining specialist has launched a new recruitment drive for its next endeavour in Central Queensland’s Banana Shire. Addcar Highwall Mining is inviting expressions of interest for a...

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