Mining for votes

BENNET NICHOL Mining company donations to political parties are back in the spotlight after the approval of New Acland mine development. The controversial mining project was approved last month, and a systematic set of donations to the … [Read more...]

Mine expansion plans going ahead at farmer’s expense.

BEAU ROBINSON Farmers on the Darling Downs are outraged with plans for the Acland Coal mine to expand its operation. The proposed extension will see the mine continue until 2029, taking it's coal production from 4.8 million to 7.5 million … [Read more...]