Moranbah ABC News Feed

  1. 'No escape from grief': Parents mourn as quarry manager jailed over man's death in conveyor belt

    The manager of a quarry where a 21-year-old worker was crushed to death on-site in central Queensland is sentenced to 18 months in prison for safety breaches.

  2. Olive Downs mine may impact koala habitat the size of Sydney Harbour

    A new Queensland coal mine, about the same size as Adani's controversial project, did not draw opposition from environmentalists during the approval process, despite the possibility an expansive koala habitat the size of Sydney Harbour may be cleared.

  3. The wombat trail is taking an unusual turn as the Nationals try to save traditionally safe seats

    The Nationals are hoping to cling on to their seats, including a few held on very slim margins, and add to their tally by winning a three-cornered contest. But the country-based party has problems, and some say they're at risk of losing a handful of seats.

  4. Anglo American names mine worker killed in underground collision

    Mining company Anglo American names longtime employee Bradley Hardwick as the worker who lost his life at their Moranbah North mine in central Queensland, when a grader smashed into a personnel carrier on an access road near the surface.

  5. Food trucks versus 'bricks and mortar' — a unique dilemma for mining towns

    Small mining towns are struggling to balance the popularity of food trucks with the viability of fixed-business owners who are already under financial pressure.

  6. Di Melville

  7. Food truck

  8. Dianne Melville

  9. Naina's Indian Kitchen van

  10. Tai Lam