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Save the date for the next “Standing Together Support Group Event”

May 2016 The date for the next “Standing Together Support Group Event” has been set for Friday, 9th September. Following the success of the inaugural lunch in April, we have extended the program to include more networking opportunities for attendees, prior to enjoying a light lunch in a private room at the Canning River Education ...
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Is your estate in order?

April 2016 For many of us, updating or even creating a Will is the last thing on our “To Do” list – for so many reasons! Mostly we are too busy living: running the kids to school; working to pay off the credit cards, saving for the next holiday; planning the next holiday; going for ...
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Bupa brings Miners’ Promise an exclusive member deal

March 2016 Health insurance premiums are set to rise 5-6 per cent in April – so we urge you to look at your cover and assess its value compared with other providers in the marketplace – as soon as possible. Each year private health insurance rises above inflation rates. So while the politicians and health ...
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$3,300 donation from the CDO Gold Diggers Club!

March 2016 A huge thanks goes out to the members of the Carosue Dam Operations (CDO) Gold Diggers Club who made a generous donation of $3,300 to Miners’ Promise from the proceeds of their Australia Day raffle in January. The Australia Day raffle was attended by more than 100 employees. It is one of a ...
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Interested in attending our Support Group Lunch?

March 2016 Miners’ Promise is facilitating its first ever support group lunch for people who have suffered the loss of a loved one. The event is aimed at bringing together people who have suffered similar losses within a supportive environment, where they can share information and offer support to one another. It will be led ...
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Inaugural Director steps down from Miners’ Promise Board

March 2016 Helen Fitzroy, who led the development and creation of the Miners’ Promise organisation, and who served as Chairperson between 2012 and 2014, has officially stepped down from her position as a Director of the Board. Helen was instrumental in creating Miners’ Promise after experiencing the emotional and financial hardship of unexpectedly losing her ...
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Members only deals from Specsavers

February – March 2016 Miners’ Promise members now benefit from regular offers to save $$$ on the purchase of new glasses – courtesy of Specsavers! For February and March, as a Miners’ Promise member, you could save $50 off 2 pairs of glasses from the $249 and above range, or 25% off glasses from the ...
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Department of Mines & Petroleum release a new series of safety videos

November 2015 The Department of Mines & Petroleum (DMP) Annual Roadshow for 2015 was rolled out in both regional and metropolitan centres in October, with a focus this year on risks associated with Working at Height. The program consisted of an update on the WA serious injury study, along with two videos – the first ...
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Cliffs Nickel raises $1,704 for Miners’ Promise

November 2015 Matt Clarke and Tony Frisby made a special visit to the Miners’ Promise office in Perth in November to deliver a cheque for a whopping, $1,704. The funds were raised from profits of the sale of a specially designed co-branded t-shirt, an initiative instigated by a team of workers at the BHP Billiton’s ...
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Miners’ Promise has a new General Manager

October 2015 We are delighted to welcome Wayne Martin to the Miners’ Promise team. As the organisation’s new General Manager, Wayne will be responsible for increasing brand awareness and building on our membership base across Australia through the development of new resource sector relationships and of our long-term strategic relationships within the sector. Wayne has ...
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