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QLD mines to end 100% FIFO under new legislation

Queensland mines will have to ditch 100% fly-in fly-out and hire locally under proposed Queensland Government legislation. Minister for State Development and Minister for Natural Resources and Mines...

Regional hearings begin for FIFO inquiry in Mackay

A second review into fly-in, fly-out work practices in the mining industry will hold hearings in central Queensland this week. The panel have already done interviews in Brisbane, and met with local...

Queensland mayor in full support of FIFO inquiry

MAYOR of Queensland’s largest mining region Anne Baker is seizing the opportunity to lodge a submission to the State Government’s inquiry into fly-in, fly-out workforce practices, and encourages the...

Isaac Mayor welcomes Labor’s FIFO Policy Announcement

The Mayor of Queensland’s largest mining region, home to two 100% forced FIFO mines, has welcomed the Opposition’s support of Council’s position on 100% forced FIFO. Isaac Regional Council Mayor Anne...

FIFO under fire

The issue of fly in, fly out (FIFO) workforces on mine sites is a contentious issue. There can be no doubt that for some remote operations it’s the only way to ensure a steady staffing roster...

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