More mining options for girls

Young women in Queensland’s north west will hear from female miners today at the 4Girls2 Professional Pathways showcase.

Hosted by the Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy (QEMA), Xstrata Mount Isa Mines, and the Office for Women, the event aims to introduce girls to potential careers in mining, the North West Star reports.

The day focuses on careers in geology, environmental sciences, and engineering.

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