Queensland keeps its mining crown as Keith Pitt takes over from Matt Canavan as resources minister....
Thiess employee killed in an incident at Curragh coal mine in Queensland.
Queensland's North West mineral province gets $13.8m for critical mineral push.
Canavan will visit the US to shore up international interest in Australia's rare earths.
Coal is worth $1 billion a week to Queensland.
Interest in energy efficiency and renewable energy sources growing.
Royalty deferral deal hailed by government, industry and the Indigenous crew on the ground.
There are still 26,000 people to complete the workplace safety sessions.
Industrial manslaughter laws on the table.
Concerns rise as mining death toll mounts in Queensland.
Call for a 24 hour production suspension.
Half a billion to be spent on a key piece of minerals infrastructure.