Coal supply chain to close for upgrades
Australia's largest coal supply chain will be shut down next week to allow for vital rail upgrades to be completed.
Brown vows to block Felton mine in Senate
Greens Leader Bob Brown says he will use the balance of power in the Senate to block a proposed mining development at Felton on Queensland's Southern Downs.
Dairy farmers threatened by collapsed Parmalat deal
Far north Queensland dairy farmers say they are considering leaving the industry because of the collapse of a major supply deal for the region.