April 2015

Published a story 21st Apr 2015 1:50 PM

SCIENCE fiction is becoming reality at Meandu Mine, where robotic trucks the size of apartments meander through the operation south-east of Kingaroy.

The robots are taking over mining

SCIENCE fiction is becoming reality at Meandu Mine, where robotic trucks the size of apartments meander through the operation south-east of Kingaroy.

Published a story 17th Apr 2015 2:14 PM

A MINING company has warned if its expansion application is not approved hundreds of people would lose their jobs.

New Hope Group warns of potential job losses

A MINING company has warned if its expansion application is not approved hundreds of people would lose their jobs.

Published a story 16th Apr 2015 7:16 PM

THE environmental group currently in a legal battle with Adani say they will dispute in court next week the mining giant’s claims it will roll out 4000 jobs.

Environmentalists scoff at Adani's 'benefits to community'

THE environmental group currently in a legal battle with Adani say they will dispute in court next week the mining giant’s claims it will roll out 4000 jobs.

Published a story 15th Apr 2015 8:39 PM

A CENTRAL Queensland indigenous group is still divided over Adani’s Carmichael Coal Mine and Rail Project.

Indigenous group still divided over Carmichael Coal Mine

A CENTRAL Queensland indigenous group is still divided over Adani’s Carmichael Coal Mine and Rail Project.

Published a story 15th Apr 2015 8:28 PM

THE star of anti-coal seam gas film Frackman is thrilled by the industry’s attacks on the movie and his campaign to thwart funding to the sector.

Frackman star gets what he wants with CSG industry response

THE star of anti-coal seam gas film Frackman is thrilled by the industry’s attacks on the movie and his campaign to thwart funding to the sector.

Published a story 15th Apr 2015 8:02 PM

ICE users in the emergency ward often have more than a drug problem.

Ice users often have more than just drug problems

ICE users in the emergency ward often have more than a drug problem.

Published a story 14th Apr 2015 7:24 PM

A UNION would be the last group expected to speak up for canned premier Campbell Newman.

Jobs, not Newman, to blame?

A UNION would be the last group expected to speak up for canned premier Campbell Newman.

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Although born and bred in Rockhampton, I’m still learning more and more about the people and community every day. We have a community filled with both inspirational locals and people who have been hard done by. I enjoy telling their tales and hopefully using my position to right the wrongs.