Process Control Technician

Newmont Boddington Gold (NBG) is the largest gold producing mine in Australia and is taking full advantage of innovative, state-of-the-art technology and processing methods.  This multi-billion dollar mine will give you the opportunity to advance your career in a clean and safe mining environment.   Our …

Kangaroo cull target in Canberra boosted by 1,000 amid fertility control measures

Kangaroo cull target in Canberra boosted by 1,000 amid fertility control measures

Updated May 02, 2018 17:05:07 Photo: The first results of the ACT’s kangaroo contraceptive trial are positive. (ABC News: Sonya Gee) The ACT Government says preliminary results of a contraceptive vaccine targeting female kangaroos are promising, but still plans to cull 3,200 kangaroos over the coming three months. For the …

Film fans start push for more control over what is screened in regions after cinema snubs Sweet Country

Film fans start push for more control over what is screened in regions after cinema snubs Sweet Country

Posted April 27, 2018 19:12:05 Photo: Film director Warwick Thornton meets fans at a screening of his film Sweet Country in Dubbo. (ABC Western Plains: Claudia Jambor) Related Story: Samson and Delilah director tackles the Western in powerful new film Related Story: Local cast and crew get a preview of …

Money wasted in rush to control fruit fly outbreak in Tasmania, Labor says

Money wasted in rush to control fruit fly outbreak in Tasmania, Labor says

Updated April 19, 2018 05:41:10 The Tasmanian Government paid an interstate fumigation contractor $250,000 for less than two weeks’ work after fruit fly was detected in the north-west of the state, the ABC has learnt. Global Fumigation Services Pty Ltd was contracted by the Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water …

More than 100 firefighters control large rubbish tip blaze in Melbourne’s east

More than 100 firefighters control large rubbish tip blaze in Melbourne’s east

Updated April 13, 2018 17:17:11 Video: Wantrina tip fire (ABC News) Fire crews have managed to control a large blaze at a rubbish dump in Melbourne’s east. The fire broke out at the Knox Transfer Station and recycling centre in George Street, Wantirna South, shortly before 2:00pm. More than 100 …

Europe air traffic control agency warns airlines about possible air strikes into Syria

Europe air traffic control agency warns airlines about possible air strikes into Syria

Updated April 11, 2018 11:24:04 Air traffic control agency Eurocontrol has warned airlines to exercise caution in the eastern Mediterranean due to the possible launch of air strikes into Syria in next 72 hours. Eurocontrol said that air-to-ground and/or cruise missiles could be used within that period and there was …

Gun theft doubled since 2007 as gun control lobby calls for regulation overhaul

Gun theft doubled since 2007 as gun control lobby calls for regulation overhaul

Posted April 09, 2018 05:04:57 Photo: NSW firearm squad commander Peter McErlain says there has been an increase in the theft of long arms from rural properties. (ABC News) The number of firearms stolen across Australia has almost doubled in the past decade, according to new figures. The data, obtained …

Commonwealth Games: Mack Horton’s control reels James Guy in for Australia’s first gold – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games: Mack Horton’s control reels James Guy in for Australia’s first gold – Commonwealth Games 2018

Posted April 06, 2018 04:48:53 Photo: Horton backed up his gold medal in Rio with the same result on the Gold Coast. (AAP: Dave Hunt) Cool and impervious to pressure, Mack Horton put expectations to one side to get Australia off the mark in the Commonwealth Games’ gold medal column, …

Rwanda closes thousands of churches and dozens of mosques in bid for more control

Rwanda closes thousands of churches and dozens of mosques in bid for more control

Posted April 04, 2018 23:09:38 Photo: Human rights groups have long accused the Government of clamping down on freedom of expression. (AP: Ben Curtis) Related Story: Lightning strikes church, killing 16 and injuring 140 in Rwanda Related Story: Rwanda ‘genocide’ priest on trial Rwanda’s Government has closed thousands of churches …