BHP Billiton has announced it will be moving workers out of Newman’s Kurra Village and into town.
Needs to be a balance between FIFO and home based. Too many mental health issues and too much local unemployment. @JHasselOConnor
Good jobs Nats. Thank you BHP. Heather Giles
Good job huh. Wonder if it will change anything in Hedland? Ben Killigrew
A video of an iron ore train posted to the Pilbara News Facebook page sparked a flood of memories last week.
I worked on the Wickham to Panna fusion welding job. Yanks brought over a Texan to work on the job ... and stumbled off the sloping ballast onto a spinifex bush, toppling into its middle and screamed God-dammed prickly grass. I was the sheer block operator and I swear I p **** d myself laughing. Steven Heymans
Use to race them along the access road to boat beach, to beat to the crossing with Bryn and Heath in the back of the F100 with friends mum driving. Peter Wilson
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