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Meet the local decision makers who believe a federal cash injection will not only change and improve their communities but have national flow-on effects.
The unique spanner crab industry tries to raise its profile at home and abroad.
Concerns are raised about the future of the federally funded Indigenous Rangers program, which has provided more than 2,000 Aboriginal people with jobs and rehabilitated large swathes of land across Australia, with the Coalition declining to outline funding beyond 2018.
Clive Palmer says he plans to restart production at his north Queensland nickel refinery in nine months, and re-hire up to 800 workers.
It follows cuts by rivals Murray Goulburn, Bega Cheese and Warrnambool Cheese and Butter ahead of the new season starting on July 1.
Another Queensland coal miner is diagnosed with black lung disease — the eighth confirmed case in the state since May last year.