The headstones at Broken Hill's cemetery tell the story not only of the city's colourful history, but the progression of workers' rights.
The world's largest uranium producer, Canada's Cameco, wants to develop the mine potentially leading to the clearing of 2,500 hectares of native vegetation, causing environmentalists and traditional owners deep concern.
While diamonds may be forever, the Argyle mine — set to close next year — is not. But this latest discovery shows there are still a few treasures buried beneath.
Australia may be on the cusp of a new generation of electric cars, but could the production of environmentally friendly vehicles mean the loss of some of the NSW Clarence Valley's stunning mountainous forests?
Temperatures at the bottom of Australia's deepest gold mine are close to 30 degrees Celsius and the humidity is like something out of the tropics with long shifts making it a tough slog for miners.
Fortescue Metals and BHP are the latest big mining companies to reveal how much Tropical Cyclone Veronica has impacted their iron ore production.
Handwritten documents obtained by the ABC appear to directly contradict Melissa Price's statement that Adani "accepted in full" changes sought by scientists to limit the impact of its controversial Queensland coal mine.
A former coal miner says he would've left the industry had he known he had silicosis, but the doctors hired by his employer failed to diagnose his condition.
A landmark decision in the NSW Land and Environment Court to knock back a proposed open-cut coalmine based on its contribution to climate change is looming over other projects in the state.
The head of Adani Australia says he does not believe a Shorten government poses a risk to the company's proposed Carmichael coal mine in central Queensland.