Local Business News

Wed 22 Jan 2020

How two coast men built booming business in mining downturn

premium_icon How two coast men built booming business in mining downturn

Yeppoon duo expands business from five employees to 40 in just six years.

Public committee forms to advise CQ wind farm build

premium_icon Public committee forms to advise CQ wind farm build

The 800MW project promises up to 350 jobs on site during the three-year construction period and have up to 25 permanent staff once operational

REVEALED: Six major Rocky project contracts awarded

premium_icon REVEALED: Six major Rocky project contracts awarded

More than $1 million has been awarded in contracts

Tue 21 Jan 2020

Mine death sparks call for specialist prosecutor

premium_icon Mine death sparks call for specialist prosecutor

A coronial probe will explore who should handle prosecutions in fatal mine incidents.

Strelow reveals all on $10,000 CBD mural controversy

premium_icon Strelow reveals all on $10,000 CBD mural controversy

Residents have demanded to know why the expensive art was painted on a private building before being removed.

YOUR SAY: Mining will impact the Bimblebox environs

premium_icon YOUR SAY: Mining will impact the Bimblebox environs

YOUR SAY: A selection of letters from the Whitsundays region cover a range of topics including mining, the environment and the local economy.

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