WITH 10% of women working on Curtis Island, not to mention the many other mining, oil and gas jobs in the region, the Australian Mines and Metals Association has welcomed funding that will see an online mentoring program continue.

The Australian Women in Resources Alliance e-Mentoring Program was launched early last year to provide support to women forging a career in the mining, oil and gas sectors.

Click here to read the full article, published in the Gladstone Observer on 9 June 2014.