$20,000 Donation – Argonaut Inaugural Chair’s Lunch

Argonaut, leading Stockbroker, Corporate Finance and Funds Management company, held its inaugural Chair’s Lunch on 9th February, 2022.  It was attended by 18 Chairs of the leading mining companies in Western Australia. The intimate, exclusive lunch provided a unique opportunity for guests to network and discuss the ongoing challenges faced by many Chairs in the ...
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Miners’ Promise welcomes Laura Benger to the Board

Miners’ Promise Board is delighted to announce the appointment of Laura Benger to the position of non-executive director. Laura is a highly experienced director, executive and coach with a passion for operational excellence and is committed to driving an aligned purpose throughout the organisations she supports. Having grown up in mining towns across the Pilbara ...
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Catherine Milliner Joins Miners’ Promise Board

Miners’ Promise Welcomes New Chairperson Catherine Milliner Miners’ Promise Board of Directors is delighted to announce the appointment of Catherine Milliner to the position of non-executive chair. Catherine served as non-executive Director for the past two years and takes over from long-time chair Richard Kern who has led the organisation since 2015. Catherine brings with ...
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Steve Shotton

Hi, my name is Steve Shotton, some call me Shots, some call me worse. I’m part of B/D crew with vehicle services at Mt Whaleback. I’m residential Newman with BHP. Last October I drove to Perth for a shopping trip, it was then that I started having a few weird health issues so I went to ...
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Maureen Helm

I was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer in early November at age 59. We, my husband Robert and I and two of our 4 adult children had moved from New Zealand to Kalgoorlie eight years previously. Our two sons working away in Western Australia in the mining industry. We Had two daughters, one back ...
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Brandi Guy

On the 31st January 2020, the unimaginable happened and my world changed forever. My husband, Daniel Guy, died. He was only 29. I felt alone, numb, confused and heartbroken. I did not know what to do or where to start. Our two children only had me now, and I didn’t have my best friend and ...
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Ian Murray Joins Miners’ Promise Board

Miners’ Promise Welcome New Director – Ian Murray Miners’ Promise is delighted to announce the appointment of Ian Murray to the Miners’ Promise Board as non-executive Director. Ian brings with him over 25 years’ mining industry experience in senior leadership positions including the position of Executive Chairman and Managing Director of Gold Road Resources Ltd ...
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FIFO Savouring and Relationship Wellbeing Survey

FIFO workers and their partners may be interested in this online survey. Researchers at the University of Adelaide want you to help them study how being able to savour positive experiences affects wellbeing and relationship satisfaction in couples, where one partner is a FIFO worker. The project aims to explore the relationship between the type ...
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Katie Smith & Mitch Herbert

My partner was in a substantial accident where he needed to be flown from Kalgoorlie to Perth for surgery. I was 6 and a half months pregnant. Miners’ Promise called me the day after his accident, and they were so quick to organise my flight to Perth to be by Mitch’s side. Not only did ...
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Brentyn Pettingill

My journey with Miners’ Promise takes me back to April 2017. At this time, I faced some big challenges and having the support from Miners’ Promise really made the world of difference. My initial contact with Miners’ Promise came about when I was diagnosed with Lung Cancer. Being told you have cancer isn’t easy, if ...
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