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No way out for farmers in mine push

Story Published: 8 Jun 2013

CANE growers have no way of stopping mining companies moving on to their land to explore for minerals.

Keppel MP picked for tourism committee

Story Published: 1 Jun 2012

MEMBER for Keppel Bruce Young has been picked as one of eight MPs for the Newman Government's Backbench Tourism Committee.

$2m mine controls after Dee River ‘toxic time bomb’ claim

Story Published: 3 May 2013

THE State Government is undertaking seepage control measures at a cost of more than $2 million at the Mt Morgan mine...

MP reignites burqa debate

Story Published: 16 Jun 2013

SUNSHINE Coast MP Peter Wellington is set to reignite the debate over Muslim women being forced to remove burqas and face...

Music a premier draw card for families

Story Published: 13 May 2013

ROCKING out to some of the best free entertainment in the city had many families flocking to the showgrounds for yet...

State Government cracks down on tax dodges

Story Published: 13 Nov 2012

THE State Government has stepped up compliance measures for people and companies who fail to pay the correct amount of...

Land map defines areas protected from mining

Story Published: 29 Jun 2013

TOOWOOMBA and Darling Downs residents will be able to see what land will be protected from mining after the State...

State Government plans to make mining exploration easier

Story Published: 22 Oct 2013

THE State Government says Queenslanders will benefit from the Newman Government’s focus to make exploration and mining...

Questions over Hard Yakka's bootcamp deal

Story Published: 3 Oct 2014

QUESTIONS have been raised about the legitimacy of a process that awarded Oz Adventures/Hard Yakka at Susan River a...

Boost for Gladstone as state lifts ban on oil shale mining

Story Published: 13 Feb 2013

A COMPANY with a trial oil shale plant in Gladstone has been given a boost, with the State Government announcing the...

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