Union unrest explosive in Bowen Basin

AN industrial war is brewing in the central Queensland coalfields with a united union front voting on strike action squaring up against the BHP-Mitsubishi alliance in the Bowen Basin.

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Up to 4000 workers, representing members of three unions and across seven BMA mines, are holding ballots on June 2 on possible strike action as pay negotiations are stuck in deadlock.