Local Business News

Wed 1 Jul 2020

Union claims miners ‘not consulted’ over automation plan

premium_icon Union claims miners ‘not consulted’ over automation plan

MINE AUTOMATION: BMA has strongly denied the union’s claims.

FIRST LOOK: ‘Incredible’ $30,000 nightclub renovations

premium_icon FIRST LOOK: ‘Incredible’ $30,000 nightclub renovations

A Gladstone nightclub owner said renovations are coming along nicely as the town prepares for nightlife with eased restrictions.

EXPLAINED: Step inside nation’s biggest oil recycling plant

premium_icon EXPLAINED: Step inside nation’s biggest oil recycling plant

Based in Gladstone, the facility collects waste oil from all over Australia into clean products. Here's how they do it!

Jobs on offer as driverless trucks expand to second mine

premium_icon Jobs on offer as driverless trucks expand to second mine

A mining giant has announced it will introduce a fleet of 34 autonomous trucks at a second mine in Central Queensland.

Scramble for jobs as restaurants boost staff

premium_icon Scramble for jobs as restaurants boost staff

Queensland restaurateurs say early restriction changes could mean the difference between making and losing money. Now, workers are scrambling for new jobs.

Tue 30 Jun 2020

‘Not again’: Minister’s fear protesters may derail election

premium_icon ‘Not again’: Minister’s fear protesters may derail election

‘It didn’t work last time, it won’t work this time’: Lynham’s pre-election warning

CQ mine takeover promises 200 new jobs

premium_icon CQ mine takeover promises 200 new jobs

The project is expected to be up and running within 18 months.

Bike frenzy hits Gladstone as store sells 150+

premium_icon Bike frenzy hits Gladstone as store sells 150+

“We sold more than 150 bikes in six weeks and we’ve never been so busy before.”

REVEALED: 10 exciting new developments for Gladstone region

premium_icon REVEALED: 10 exciting new developments for Gladstone region

From a new hatchery to nature based tourism, there have been plenty of developments lodged in Gladstone in the past year.

Mon 29 Jun 2020

Bitter blow as only Gladstone Airport cafe set to close

premium_icon Bitter blow as only Gladstone Airport cafe set to close

JetBar Cafe has decided to terminate its lease in the arrivals terminal, but the airport has revealed plans for a new eatery.

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