In a major win for the CFMEU, the Fair Work Commission has rejected the application by a major employers group to extend the casual employment provisions in the Black Coal award to Production and E
Last night workers at BHP Mitsubishi Alliance’s (BMA) Peak Downs, Goonyella Riverside, Blackwater and Saraji mines overwhelmingly rejected the company’s proposed Enterprise Agreement which would pr
Today the CFMEU Mining and Energy Division is urging current and past Queensland mining workers to seek urgent medical advice as the number of dust-related victims continues to rise.
Workers at the Queensland Government-owned Kogan Creek power plant are set to kick off industrial action this Friday, 23 June, following CS Energy’s refusal to comply with basic employment rights a
In the most determined show of strength and solidarity seen in our NSW Northern Mining and NSW Energy District in recent years, well over 1,000 members of the CFMEU employed at various Glencore op
Miners from the Oaky North coal mine west of Rockhampton have taken up an unusual form of protest, providing community services in the small town of Tieri, close to the mine.
More than 3,000 striking workers have now been fired at PT Freeport’s Grasberg mine in Papua, Indonesia.
Oaky North miners have been locked out of their own workplace by Multinational mining giant Glencore.
Oaky North miners will take further protected industrial action next week as Glencore continues its war on workers and places pressure of contractors to engage replacement workers.