mining towns

New childcare places to curb shortage in CQ mining town

Premium Content New childcare places to curb shortage in CQ mining town

A generous benefactor has boosted kindergarten and childcare options

NAMED: Seven men caught drink driving at mining town

Premium Content NAMED: Seven men caught drink driving at mining town

One man had just found out he was going to be a dad, while others gambled on how...

CQ teen caught high-range drink-driving on suburban street

Premium Content CQ teen caught high-range drink-driving on suburban street

The woman was allegedly driving while more than four times the legal limit.

Free COVID-19 testing expands to CQ mining towns

Premium Content Free COVID-19 testing expands to CQ mining towns

Clinics will run from 10am to 2pm each day.

Community ‘disgusted’ with dust levels in CQ town

Premium Content Community ‘disgusted’ with dust levels in CQ town

Residents say there is just as much coal dust in their homes as mine site...

Mining towns less connected to ‘faceless’ giants: study

Premium Content Mining towns less connected to ‘faceless’ giants: study

Moranbah locals have strong feelings about big mining corporations.

Mine operator wants to cart coal on Peak Downs

Mine operator wants to cart coal on Peak Downs

Blair Athol coal could be taking the 100km road trip to Isaac Plains

The CQ mining town fighting hard to stay afloat

The CQ mining town fighting hard to stay afloat

Casualisation of jobs is making times tough

Mining towns make rich list, Tieri on top

Mining towns make rich list, Tieri on top

Mining towns make rich list, Tieri on top

Rental prices deflate in mining towns

Rental prices deflate in mining towns

Most dramatic shifts in Gladstone and Mackay

Katter seeks to slash prices on land values in mining towns

Katter seeks to slash prices on land values in mining towns

Katter claims he can halt sky-rocketing rents and house prices