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Coal delivers again for the budget

The Queensland Resources Council (QRC) called for the state government to stand-up for the resources sector and to acknowledge coal’s fiscal value to the state budget and the thousands of coal...

Explorers Spend Big In Western Australia

Boom in jobs and activity for WA’s resources sector

The McGowan Government has announced the value of the State’s mineral and petroleum industry has again exceeded the $100 billion mark, recording sales of $105 billion. This was a 19 per cent...

Jeebropilly Mine: Medium Employer of the Year

Jeebropilly Mine’s prioritised focus of its workforce’s health and safety is paying dividends with the mine site’s efforts being recognised by the State Government. Jeebropilly Mine has been named...

Mining jobs increase across Australia

As activity and commodity prices across the resources sector ramp up, so too have job vacancies across Australia. According to online jobs site Seek, there were 70 per cent more vacancies in the...

Rio Tinto Weipa Indigenous employment award

Rio Tinto’s Weipa bauxite mine has won the ‘Best Company Indigenous Employment and Training Initiative’ award at the Queensland Resources Council (QRC) Indigenous Awards, which were held in Brisbane...

Better mine rehabilitation for Queensland

The Palaszczuk Government is making sure large mines across the state are properly rehabilitated, protecting the environment and creating more jobs in the resource services industry. Speaking during...