NSW Mining supports miners putting pen to paper to save their jobs

May 31, 2013

Voices of the Hunter’s mining community were heard loud and clear in State Parliament yesterday as more than 1500 miners called on the NSW Government to take action and safeguard their jobs at Rio Tinto Coal & Allied Mt Thorley Warkworth Operations.

New Coalface magazine to give voice to mining community

May 27, 2013

The NSW Minerals Council has today welcomed the launch of a new independent magazine in the Hunter to highlight the real faces of mining in the Hunter Valley – the thousands of Hunter mining workers and their families.

Newspoll: Further evidence of support for mining

May 22, 2013

We have today welcomed the results of a Newspoll in today’s Australian which shows that over two thirds of Australians support our national mining industry and a massive 96% of people believe a strong mining industry is important to the Australian economy.

Miners innovate to manage risk at annual awards night

May 20, 2013

Miners from the State’s Hunter, Illawarra and Western NSW regions took out the coveted Innovation Awards on offer at the annual NSW Mining Health and Safety Conference in the Hunter, attended by over 450 industry employees.

Big opportunities, big potential and big careers on offer to Illawarra students

May 14, 2013

The NSW Minerals Council and local mining representatives hosted a careers event on Monday to discuss the many mining careers available and recognise local students supported by the industry.

NSW Minerals Council in Bathurst to discuss pathways into mining careers

NSW Minerals Council in Bathurst to discuss pathways into mining careers

May 10, 2013

NSW mining representatives were in Bathurst this week to discuss the varied and challenging mining careers on offer with local students.

New case studies show mining and farming working together

New case studies show mining and farming working together

May 05, 2013

Glencore Xstrata’s Bulga Underground mine, near Singleton in the Hunter Valley, is now producing more than just coal. It’s also producing olive oil.

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