Last of big four banks rules out funding Carmichael Mine

KATE RASMUSSEN A Brisbane based campaign group is celebrating the Commonwealth Bank's has announcement it will stop funding Adani mining projects. The Stop Adani group conducted peaceful protests in Brisbane’s CBD Commonwealth Bank branches … [Read more...]

Qld pushes for Medicare chest X-ray funding for retired coal miners

LIZ CALLIGEROS Queensland's minister for Natural Resources and Mines Anthony Lynham addressed parliament this week with his concerns about the re-emergence of Black Lung disease in coal mine workers. There has been an influx in the past year of … [Read more...]

CSG no longer allowed in Ipswich

JOSHUA ADAMSON The Ipswich City Council has joined the crusade against CSG, joining nearby councils in banning the infamous form of mining in the area. Coal seam gas has never strayed far from the headlines, with stories about its negative … [Read more...]