Category - Miners Are People Too

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 and nickel industry, passed away at the age of 93. Parbo devoted...

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 elected to the Senate on May 18. United Australia Party Senate candidate Clive Palmer...

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 money, however with earning big dollars comes responsibilities. If you’ve never had a high...

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 your home (and often, this can be the ONLY thing that keeps you going back). FIFO salaries are a great...

Mining kids launch clothing brand

South Australian mining kids Deegan Dealtry and Sam Ranford, both 12, have launched a clothing brand called Pretty Rooster in a bid to show other children that mining is cool. Both boys come from...