Auckland Creek coal bridge

Swinging near coal infrastructure kills Queenslander

A young man quickly realised a major mining thoroughfare is no place for ‘monkeying’ around in Central Queensland. The 15-year-old thought it was a great idea to climb the Aurizon coal...

Kidston workers

$295M North Qld project receives special status

A major development is one step closer to construction in North Queensland’s Etheridge Shire. The State Department of Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning recently granted...

Carmichael mine ultrahaul tray

Central Qld mine pulls off major truck part order

A multinational coal producer completed one of its largest ever supply chain deals in Queensland’s Galilee Basin. Bravus Mining and Resources recently ordered dozens of Ultrahaul truck trays...

Mobile crane

Employee killed after trying to avoid vehicle

A machine operator died while attempting to navigate around a car parked at a work site. Authorities recently examined circumstances surrounding a worker who was fatally electrocuted in September...

Longreach dot line markings

Strange dots, lines discovered in remote mining region

Unusual round and long markings have raised speculation about their origins in Queensland’s Central West. Satellite images of an orderly arrangement of white dots and lines recently fuelled...

State Emergency Service

National emergency declared for Queensland, NSW

Parts of the East Coast are officially in danger and require immediate action. The Federal Government will declare a national emergency for flood-affected parts of Queensland and New South Wales...

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