The Rock Solid Suicide Prevention Program

Workers in mining, oil and gas are being armed with information to help prevent suicide under a new partnership between MiningFM and Wesley LifeForce.  


Read More
FIFO families hit back at unfair criticism

If you're part of a FIFO family and often face criticism from well-meaning family and friends, it seems you're not alone...  


Read More
Six weeks' free Bupa insurance for our readers

We all know health insurance is vital for mining families. Bupa is now offering a great deal for our readers, and donating to MiningFM in the process...  


Read More

Reader Question of the month

FIFO mum battling jealousy and guilt over toddler

I am a mum to a toddler, and a fly-in, fly-out worker at a mine site. I am really struggling with being away. My partner is a stay-at-home dad and he is doing a great job caring for our child, but I find that I get extremely jealous of their relationship. I also struggle with sharing my time with my child when I am home. I don’t enjoy my partner’s family visiting or having to spend long periods with anyone apart from my child. I always fight the guilt and jealousy. Any help would be appreciated.

> read more