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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
WA Government forced to defer Aboriginal Heritage Act changesit has estimated could take as long as 80 years to clear. The Government has f
WA Government forced to defer Aboriginal Heritage Act changes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
it has estimated could take as long as 80 years to clear. The Government has faced numerous headaches over Aboriginal heritage decisions in recent years, including a Supreme Court ruling to quash a decision to deregister a sacred Port Hedland... Read more
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WA Today
WA mine worker who lost both legs jailed over selling meth"unfortunate events" in his life, including a workplace accident at Fortescue M
WA mine worker who lost both legs jailed over selling meth
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
"unfortunate events" in his life, including a workplace accident at Fortescue Metals Group's Anderson Point facility near Port Hedland in 2011, which meant he now walked with prosthetics, as well as other health issues. But the judge noted Coutts... Read more
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The Age
Qube benefits from Brockman's maverick move on Pilbara iron ore mineWest Australian Government Qube will move up to 2.5 million tonnes of iron ore
Qube benefits from Brockman's maverick move on Pilbara iron ore mine
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
West Australian Government Qube will move up to 2.5 million tonnes of iron ore from Brockman's Marillana Pilbara mine to Port Hedland on trucks annually from next year if it formalises a new "heads of agreement" arrangement with the miner to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Qube benefits from Brockman's maverick move on Pilbara iron ore mineWest Australian Government Qube will move up to 2.5 million tonnes of iron ore
Qube benefits from Brockman's maverick move on Pilbara iron ore mine
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
West Australian Government Qube will move up to 2.5 million tonnes of iron ore from Brockman's Marillana Pilbara mine to Port Hedland on trucks annually from next year if it formalises a new "heads of agreement" arrangement with the miner to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Qube benefits from Brockman's maverick move on Pilbara iron ore mineWest Australian Government Qube will move up to 2.5 million tonnes of iron ore
Qube benefits from Brockman's maverick move on Pilbara iron ore mine
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
West Australian Government Qube will move up to 2.5 million tonnes of iron ore from Brockman's Marillana Pilbara mine to Port Hedland on trucks annually from next year if it formalises a new "heads of agreement" arrangement with the miner to... Read more
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The Age
On call, 24 hours, 7 days a week: Life at BHP in TexasWorkers' Union over changed conditions for workers at its Bass Strait operation
On call, 24 hours, 7 days a week: Life at BHP in Texas
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
Workers' Union over changed conditions for workers at its Bass Strait operations. It has also run into trouble with unions representing tug boat workers in Port Hedland. It is unclear whether a union is assisting Ms Cox with h... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
On call, 24 hours, 7 days a week: Life at BHP in TexasWorkers' Union over changed conditions for workers at its Bass Strait operation
On call, 24 hours, 7 days a week: Life at BHP in Texas
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Workers' Union over changed conditions for workers at its Bass Strait operations. It has also run into trouble with unions representing tug boat workers in Port Hedland. It is unclear whether a union is assisting Ms Cox with h... Read more
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Canberra Times
On call, 24 hours, 7 days a week: Life at BHP in TexasWorkers' Union over changed conditions for workers at its Bass Strait operation
On call, 24 hours, 7 days a week: Life at BHP in Texas
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Workers' Union over changed conditions for workers at its Bass Strait operations. It has also run into trouble with unions representing tug boat workers in Port Hedland. It is unclear whether a union is assisting Ms Cox with h... Read more
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Brisbane Times
On call, 24 hours, 7 days a week: Life at BHP in TexasWorkers' Union over changed conditions for workers at its Bass Strait operation
On call, 24 hours, 7 days a week: Life at BHP in Texas
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
Workers' Union over changed conditions for workers at its Bass Strait operations. It has also run into trouble with unions representing tug boat workers in Port Hedland. It is unclear whether a union is assisting Ms Cox with h... Read more
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WA Today
On call, 24 hours, 7 days a week: Life at BHP in TexasWorkers' Union over changed conditions for workers at its Bass Strait operation
On call, 24 hours, 7 days a week: Life at BHP in Texas
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
Workers' Union over changed conditions for workers at its Bass Strait operations. It has also run into trouble with unions representing tug boat workers in Port Hedland. It is unclear whether a union is assisting Ms Cox with h... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dodson concerned about reform of WA remote communitiesroadmap for reform of remote communities. Senator Dodson was speaking on day t
Dodson concerned about reform of WA remote communities
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
roadmap for reform of remote communities. Senator Dodson was speaking on day two of a community forum at Yule River, near Port Hedland, which was attended by more than 300 people. The Government has been examining the sustainability of WA's 274... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Removal as child inspires PI to reconnect Aboriginal familiesMs Oakley told 720 ABC Perth. Her grandmother was removed to Moola Bulla nativ
Removal as child inspires PI to reconnect Aboriginal families
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Ms Oakley told 720 ABC Perth. Her grandmother was removed to Moola Bulla native settlement and was sent to work at Port Hedland Hospital as a teenager. "They met in 1940 in Port Hedland and together they had 16 children."Eleven children... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
WA traditional owners lodge no confidence motion against Peter Collierin the Indigenous Affairs Minister Peter Collier following a meeting in the Pil
WA traditional owners lodge no confidence motion against Peter Collier
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
in the Indigenous Affairs Minister Peter Collier following a meeting in the Pilbara. The meeting held at Yule River, near Port Hedland, centred on agenda items of amendments to the Aboriginal Heritage Act and the Government's recently tabled... Read more
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News.com.au
Vessels run aground in Port HedlandTwo vessels have run aground in the WA export town of Port Hedland during dredg
Vessels run aground in Port Hedland
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Two vessels have run aground in the WA export town of Port Hedland during dredging work for BHP Billiton's new Hunt Point tug boat harbour. Attempts to tow the construction tug and barge after they ran aground just after 4am were unsuccessful... Read more
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WA Today
EPA gives green light to Pilbara iron ore 'sky rail'330 kilometre rail, proposed by Mineral Resources Limited, would run from the I
EPA gives green light to Pilbara iron ore 'sky rail'
WA Today / Posted 10 days ago
330 kilometre rail, proposed by Mineral Resources Limited, would run from the Iron Valley project, north-west of Newman, to Port Hedland port. An artist's impression of the proposed sky rail. Photo: Mineral Resources Limited It would be the first... Read more
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WA Today
Pilbara locals fighting 'rigged system' that keeps airline tickets sky highfor residents who have to travel down for medical reasons or to visit family."
Pilbara locals fighting 'rigged system' that keeps airline tickets sky high
WA Today / Posted 13 days ago
for residents who have to travel down for medical reasons or to visit family." Current airfares for flights from Perth to Port Hedland are as pricey as flights between Perth and Sydney. A return ticket to Port Headland next week will set you back... Read more
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TheBull
BHP: iron ore mine at risk from Nats' taxdoubt it would put that South Flank operation or project at risk and also some
BHP: iron ore mine at risk from Nats' tax
TheBull / Posted 15 days ago
doubt it would put that South Flank operation or project at risk and also some of our roles both here in Newman and in Port Hedland." Mr Grylls says the mining majors are getting away with paying a mining lease rental that has not increased... Read more
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WA Today
Fluoride in water opponents to present 6500-strong petition to WA governmentaccess to fluoridated water. "We have recently brought fluoridated water to Mo
Fluoride in water opponents to present 6500-strong petition to WA government
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
access to fluoridated water. "We have recently brought fluoridated water to Moora, Dongara and Port Denison," he said. "Port Hedland is expected to have fluoridated water by the end of 2016, with Newman, Kununurra and Yanchep due to come on line... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Unexpected northern quoll discovery excites scientists, rangersto quolls in the Kimberley," Ms Dunlop said. "It's the same species but there'
Unexpected northern quoll discovery excites scientists, rangers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
to quolls in the Kimberley," Ms Dunlop said. "It's the same species but there's about a 500-kilometre separation between Port Hedland and Broome where northern quolls don't occur. "Having one that's quite far outside of Pilbara range I'd like to... Read more
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TheBull
CommSec Daily Report Fridaydespite an easing of iron ore prices in the last day. The latest data has revea
CommSec Daily Report Friday
TheBull / Posted 21 days ago
despite an easing of iron ore prices in the last day. The latest data has revealed that iron ore shipments from Australia’s Port Hedland, the world’s largest bulk export terminal, rose by 9.4% in annualised terms and 10.9% in month on month terms to... Read more
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WA Today
Girl, 10, one of two people hospitalised by WA snake bitesgirl was bitten at Ningaloo, on the mid north coast, on Wednesday and was trans
Girl, 10, one of two people hospitalised by WA snake bites
WA Today / Posted 21 days ago
girl was bitten at Ningaloo, on the mid north coast, on Wednesday and was transferred by the Royal Flying Doctor Service to Port Hedland. A 10-year-old girl was taken to hospital after being bitten by a snake in Ningaloo. Photo: CQ Snake Removeral... Read more
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News.com.au
Two people bitten by snakes in WAgirl was bitten at Ningaloo, on the mid north coast, on Wednesday and was trans
Two people bitten by snakes in WA
News.com.au / Posted 22 days ago
girl was bitten at Ningaloo, on the mid north coast, on Wednesday and was transferred by the Royal Flying Doctor Service to Port Hedland. She remains in a stable condition at Hedland Health Campus. Hours later, a man believed to be in his 60s, was... Read more
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WA Today
Record Australian iron ore exports seen as a precursor to falling pricesIron ore shipments from Port Hedland, the world's largest bulk-export terminal,
Record Australian iron ore exports seen as a precursor to falling prices
WA Today / Posted 23 days ago
Iron ore shipments from Port Hedland, the world's largest bulk-export terminal, have swelled to a record, offering fresh evidence of strong supply and underpinning forecasts of lower prices through the year-end. Exports from the terminal in WA's... Read more
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The Age
Record Australian iron ore exports seen as a precursor to falling pricesIron ore shipments from Port Hedland, the world's largest bulk-export terminal,
Record Australian iron ore exports seen as a precursor to falling prices
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
Iron ore shipments from Port Hedland, the world's largest bulk-export terminal, have swelled to a record, offering fresh evidence of strong supply and underpinning forecasts of lower prices through the year-end. Exports from the terminal in WA's... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Record Australian iron ore exports seen as a precursor to falling pricesIron ore shipments from Port Hedland, the world's largest bulk-export terminal,
Record Australian iron ore exports seen as a precursor to falling prices
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Iron ore shipments from Port Hedland, the world's largest bulk-export terminal, have swelled to a record, offering fresh evidence of strong supply and underpinning forecasts of lower prices through the year-end. Exports from the terminal in WA's... Read more
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Canberra Times
Record Australian iron ore exports seen as a precursor to falling pricesIron ore shipments from Port Hedland, the world's largest bulk-export terminal,
Record Australian iron ore exports seen as a precursor to falling prices
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
Iron ore shipments from Port Hedland, the world's largest bulk-export terminal, have swelled to a record, offering fresh evidence of strong supply and underpinning forecasts of lower prices through the year-end. Exports from the terminal in WA's... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Record Australian iron ore exports seen as a precursor to falling pricesIron ore shipments from Port Hedland, the world's largest bulk-export terminal,
Record Australian iron ore exports seen as a precursor to falling prices
Brisbane Times / Posted 23 days ago
Iron ore shipments from Port Hedland, the world's largest bulk-export terminal, have swelled to a record, offering fresh evidence of strong supply and underpinning forecasts of lower prices through the year-end. Exports from the terminal in WA's... Read more
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WA Today
Pilbara iron ore train counting challenge stumps the internetthe pain of getting stuck at a railway crossing waiting for an iron ore train t
Pilbara iron ore train counting challenge stumps the internet
WA Today / Posted 24 days ago
the pain of getting stuck at a railway crossing waiting for an iron ore train to pass. Residents in the regional town of Port Hedland - until the recent construction of a bridge – had the unfortunate luck of having a double train crossing on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Waterless' cane toad barrier hope in battle to stop pests' spreadthe climate gets too cold, but to do so, they would have to navigate a relative
'Waterless' cane toad barrier hope in battle to stop pests' spread
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 26 days ago
the climate gets too cold, but to do so, they would have to navigate a relatively dry coastal corridor between Broome and Port Hedland. Mr Southwell hopes that could be their Achilles heel. "The length of the corridor is about 600 or 700... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
BHP Billiton boss attacks WA mining tax proposaltraining contributions each year. "We have invested more than $1.5 billion ove
BHP Billiton boss attacks WA mining tax proposal
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
training contributions each year. "We have invested more than $1.5 billion over the past four years in the communities of Port Hedland and Newman." He said the proposed tax would result in BHP Billiton's costs increasing by an estimated $1.3... Read more
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TheBull
Atlas Iron narrows its annual lossa debt lifeline. McAleese, which was the key contractor for hauling Atlas' iron
Atlas Iron narrows its annual loss
TheBull / Posted 30 days ago
a debt lifeline. McAleese, which was the key contractor for hauling Atlas' iron ore by truck from its Pilbara mines to Port Hedland, had been in strife since April when the miner sharply cut its operations. On Wednesday, Atlas said it expects... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Atlas Iron narrows full-year lossa debt lifeline. McAleese, which was the key contractor for hauling Atlas' iron
Atlas Iron narrows full-year loss
Sky News Australia / Posted 30 days ago
a debt lifeline. McAleese, which was the key contractor for hauling Atlas' iron ore by truck from its Pilbara mines to Port Hedland, had been in strife since April when the miner sharply cut its operations. On Wednesday, Atlas said it expects... Read more
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TheBull
Atlas Iron narrows annual lossa debt lifeline. McAleese, which was the key contractor for hauling Atlas' iron
Atlas Iron narrows annual loss
TheBull / Posted 30 days ago
a debt lifeline. McAleese, which was the key contractor for hauling Atlas' iron ore by truck from its Pilbara mines to Port Hedland, had been in strife since April when the miner sharply cut its operations. On Wednesday, Atlas said it expects... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Thousands of Australian computer log-ins up for sale on dark webchief commercial officer Katherine Ginbey said. Computers owned by Ararat Comm
Thousands of Australian computer log-ins up for sale on dark web
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 1 months ago
chief commercial officer Katherine Ginbey said. Computers owned by Ararat Community College in Victoria and the Town of Port Hedland in Western Australia have also both been confirmed to have been breached. The college is currently conducting... Read more
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TheBull
Embattled McAleese in administrationSeptember 8 to consider the appointment of administrators. McAleese, which hau
Embattled McAleese in administration
TheBull / Posted 1 months ago
September 8 to consider the appointment of administrators. McAleese, which hauls iron ore by truck from Pilbara mines to Port Hedland, has been in strife since April when key customer Atlas Iron decided to shut down operations at its iron ore... Read more
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WA Today
WA police officer charged for dumping Aboriginal kids on outskirts of townone count of reckless driving. The internal investigation was one of several i
WA police officer charged for dumping Aboriginal kids on outskirts of town
WA Today / Posted 1 months ago
one count of reckless driving. The internal investigation was one of several into police conduct at the Pilbara region's Port Hedland and South Hedland stations. South Hedland police officers are being investigated following reports they drew... Read more

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