Category: Miners Are People Too

Golding Contractors dump trucks

Funeral fundraiser for coal miner Jack Gerdes hopes to raise $20,000

The grieving former colleagues, friends and family members of a deceased coal miner are appealing to anyone who can

Read More...
Annastascia Palaszczuk and Anthony Albanese Maroons State of Origin

Celebrate Queensland’s 160th Birthday in Maroon says Palaszczuk

June 6 is Queensland’s 160th birthday and this is a chance for Maroon State of Origin fans to wear

Read More...
Fostoria dinosaur Lightning Ridge

Australia’s first herd of dinosaur remains discovered in Outback mine

An entire herd of dinosaur fossils has been found for the first time in Australian history at an Outback

Read More...
Sir Arvi Parbo

Mining legend dies at the age of 93

One of the mining industry’s biggest contributors died on May 1. Sir Arvi Parbo, who helped found the nation’s aluminium

Read More...
Pauline Hanson and Malcolm Roberts One Nation Clermont

Clive Palmer and Pauline Hanson stand up for miners

A mining magnate and former fish and chips shop owner will support future development of the coal industry, if

Read More...
Finalists Announced For the Resources Awards For Women

Challenging Cultural Norms in Artisanal and Small-Scale Mining Crucial to Improving Women’s Economic Empowerment

Ottawa – Women who work in artisanal and small-scale mining (ASM) face economic, decision-making, legal and institutional exclusions due

Read More...

MACMAHON LAUNCHES FIRST DEDICATED FIFO MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM

More than 800 fly-in fly-out (FIFO) employees working in some of Australia’s remotest mines will soon benefit from a

Read More...

The key to getting more out of your FIFO bank balance

If you’ve recently started working a high paying FIFO job, you may be excited to be finally earning decent

Read More...

The key to getting more out of FIFO

If you’ve recently started working a high paying FIFO job, you may be excited to be finally earning decent

Read More...

Ten Lessons for FIFO workers

For FIFO workers, one of the best things about the job is the money made while you’re away from

Read More...

Mobile Sliding Menu