Min­ing boom hits tourism

Port Douglas & Mossman Gazette - - NEWS -

plenty of Asian stu­dents are now think­ing Amer­ica is a cheap place to get a de­gree,” he said.

Mr Den­niss, Mayor Val Schier and Tourism Trop­i­cal North Queens­land CEO Rob Gi­a­son will take part in a free public forum in Cairns next week about Cairns’ two-speed econ­omy, ex­plain­ing who wins and who loses from Queens­land’s min­ing boom.

The forum will be held at coun­cil’s Spence St of­fice next Tues­day, March 13, from 6-8pm. For more in­for­ma­tion email ser­ena@tai.org. au and to reg­is­ter for the event visit http://c2se.eventbrite.com.

Source - Australia In­sti­tute re­port, Min­ing In­dus­try’s Big Lie

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