Opinion: A ballooning public service has the perks but no job satisfaction

by 11 July 2018

Allison Adani*, The Sunday Mail (Qld) July 7, 2018 10

CAMPBELL Newman made a fatal error when he sacked 14,000 Queensland public servants.

It really should’ve been at least five times that number.

His bold attempt to save the Queensland taxpayers billions and to sharpen frontline government services by eliminating a quagmire of unnecessary red tape in middle management failed miserably.

But never fear. Many of those clowns are now back at the public circus [...]

Freedom for the north is the key to Australia’s future prosperity

by 3 July 2018

2nd July, 2018, By 

For a country which has benefited immensely from the liberal international order and modern economic development, Australia has done remarkably little to facilitate the development of some of its own territory.

Northern Australia – usually defined as everything above the Tropic of Capricorn – has always been the poor relation of the more densely-populated areas of New South Wales, Victoria, and southern Queensland.

Although it [...]

Australian Resources & Investment – Historic 55 million tonnes per annum Sail Out

by 19 June 2018

Feature article in Australian Resources Investment

Speech to Vision Australia’s Black & White Committee Luncheon

by 8 June 2018

Video address by Mrs Gina Rinehart to Vision Australia’s The Black & White Committee’s Women of Achievement Luncheon on Tuesday 5 June 2018 in Sydney.

National Agriculture Day will be celebrated with a Gala dinner on November 21st in Sydney CBD, further details to follow.

Click here to view speech

Mrs Rinehart’s speech to AmCham’s 50th anniversary celebration

by 28 May 2018

25 May 201825 May 2018

Speech by Mrs Gina Rinehart

Executive Chairman of the Hancock Prospecting Group, Roy Hill and S. Kidman & Co

American Chamber of Commerce in Australia’s (AmCham) 50th Anniversary Gala Dinner

Friday 25 May 2018, Adelaide

Thank you April for such a lovely and warm introduction.

Good evening Governor Hieu Van Le, Mrs Le, Premier Marshall, Acting US Ambassador James Carouso, our Kidman partner Mr Gui, Minister Canavan, Senator Bernardi, other Members [...]

Rinehart push for Fitzroy fix

by 25 May 2018

Jenne Brammer, The West Australian, Thursday, 24 May 2018

Gina Rinehart’s Hancock Agriculture and the Kimberley Pilbara Cattlemen’s Association have joined forces to explore whether there is appetite to create a group which could work with the State Government to help shape its vision for the Fitzroy River.

An invitation to discuss the potential for forming a steering group has been issued to key stakeholders who would be affected by the State Government’s Fitzroy [...]

Here’s how long Gina Rinehart’s wealth could keep Australia running

by 24 May 2018

Neale Prior and Daniel Newell The West Australian Wednesday, 23 May 2018 1:30PM  

With a mammoth and ever-increasing cash pile there is no good reason for Australia’s richest person, and the 85th-ish richest person walking the planet, not to be pretty relaxed.

If Gina Rinehart appears more laid-back than usual it is probably because a few months ago she was able to tell the world her Roy Hill iron ore mine had [...]

Ron Manners – FaceBook

by 1 May 2018

https://www.facebook.com/ron.manners

Gina Rinehart’s crusade on red tape in Australian Agriculture

by 27 April 2018

By “Prime” Ag News,  Apr 27, 2018

Australia’s wealthiest woman is on a crusade, and she has the red tape choking the agricultural sector in her sights. If the sector is to survive and prosper, says Gina Rinehart, government must urgently cut the regulatory burden.

Rinehart says that while there are opportunities in agriculture, they won’t be realised until barriers facing business are reduced.

“Each of our agriculture industries needs to be focused on what [...]

Australian Resources & Investment Magazine – National Mining and Related Industries Day

by 15 April 2018

Australian Resources & Investment Magazine – National Mining and Related Industries Day