High-vis protest

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WORK­ERS from the New Acland Coal Mine have hung their high-vis shirts out to put pres­sure on the La­bor Gov­ern­ment to ap­prove the mine ex­pan­sion. The ex­pan­sion of the mine will re­port­edly save 780 jobs. The shirts were hung-up to demon­strate the fam­i­lies that rely on the in­come from the mine. Pre­mier An­nasta­cia Palaszczuk and op­po­si­tion leader Tim Ni­cholls have in­di­cated they will make a de­ci­sion af­ter a re­view is re­leased in March.

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