Premier visit successful

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Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and her Working Queensland Cabinet Committee were in Charters Towers today discussing key employment and health issues with community groups and leaders. Ms Palaszczuk says boosting employment was a fundamental reason for the trip. “I’m very pleased to … [Read more...]

Nickel sackings add pressure

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Charters Towers Mayor Frank Beveridge says the imminent sacking of the remaining Queensland Nickel workers will increase pressure on the job market in town. Plant administrators FTI Consulting this afternoon released a statement saying they will be meeting with the 550 workers tomorrow to inform … [Read more...]