Man of many talents has a burning passion for art

Story Published: 16 Feb 2015

DOUG Matthews had some time on his hands as an active retiree with a few medical issues.

Art Employed Mackay Norwich Park Mine Retired

BHP Billiton puts struggling mines in the firing line

Story Published: 30 May 2013

THE world’s largest mining company has warned it “will not hesitate” to shut down any Queensland coal mine that fails to...

Bhp Billiton Coal Mine Gregory Mine Norwich Park Mine

Mines without safety reps

Story Published: 27 Jun 2012

A NUMBER of major coal mines in Central Queensland lack an on-site safety representative – a role considered at the...

Central Queensland Cfmeu Crinum Mines Mining Norwich Park Mine Peak Downs Safety Saraji Mine Unions

Sacked picketer denies abuse

Story Published: 16 May 2012

THE brutality of union picket lines on a mine site came into sharp focus as a worker fought being sacked amid allegations...

Bhp Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance Bma Fair Work Australia Norwich Park Mine Picket Line Union

Norwich Park will cease production

Story Published: 10 May 2012

BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance's (BMA) Norwich Park will officially cease all production on Friday.

Bhp Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance Bma Norwich Park Norwich Park Mine Stephen Dumble

BMA 'meeting with unions daily'

Story Published: 10 May 2012

THE head of BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance said the company had worked to try to “remove uncertainty” for Norwich Park...

Bhp Billiton Cfmeu Closure Fair Work Australia Norwich Park Mine

No job but one free house gift

Story Published: 25 Apr 2012

WORKERS at a terminally unprofitable Norwich Park Mine near Dysart could score a house if they opt for a redundancy...

Bhp Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance Bma Construction Forestry Mining And Energy Union Mine Workers Norwich Park Mine

Free house part of deal

Story Published: 25 Apr 2012

WORKERS at terminally unprofitable Norwich Park Mine near Dysart could score a house if they opt for a redundancy...

Bhp Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance Dysart Mine Workers Norwich Park Mine Redundancy

Union wants BHP to forfeit lease

Story Published: 17 Apr 2012

UNION wants BHP to forfeit mining lease for Norwich Park mine after the company announced it would be closing the site on...

Bhp Cfmeu Coal Dysart Norwich Park Mine

Mine could go on auto

Story Published: 16 Apr 2012

GETTING rid of the miners could be the key to keeping the limping Norwich Park Mine operating in Central Queensland.

Central Queensland Miners Norwich Park Mine