News from Northern Mining & NSW Energy District and around the Union.
A new report by the McKell Institute has found that hundreds of millions of dollars is being lost from key mining region economies every year as a result of the widespread replacement of permanent
Kerry Koneiczny started in the mining industry as an operator at Camberwell Coal in 2002, but soon had her eye on swapping trucks and drills for explosives.
A determined five-month campaign of industrial action by CFMEU Mining and Energy members has delivered a big win on pay and conditions at Boggabri Coal and set a new standard for working conditions
December 16 marks the 90th anniversary of the bloodiest clash in the industrial history of Australia.
Applications for the 2020 Mineworkers' Trust Scholarship awards are now open.
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National President Tony Maher delivered a speech to the Sydney Institute on climate policy, mining and the flawed campaign against export coal: 'The current state of climate politics is back to fro
Union safety inspectors are on site at Carborough Downs mine after a tragic fatality occurred at the underground coal mine overnight.
Mineworkers at Idemitsu’s Boggabri Coal have been issued a lock out notice for nine days, after they voted down a substandard pay offer.
November 14 marks the anniversary of the 1996 Gretley disaster, when an inrush of water tragically killed 4 underground mineworkers.