Queensland women lead the way

WOMEN make up 16.5% of the Queensland mining workforce, up from the 6% recorded 13 years ago, which is a result of measures implemented by the government and industry to even out the sector’s gender balance.

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Some of the mentors and mentees

Added to that is a mentoring program for high school girls in the state, with 20 graduates from Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy schools set to get certificates at BHP's Brisbane