Mad Mumzie shares stories and tips on living a mining lifestyle in Australia. As a dump truck operator for over 12 years, she wants you to know what it's really like. How to get in, how to thrive and survive in the mining industry-especially as a woman, how to make the most of your time working long hours, shift work and away from home. Interview style and audio blog episodes in a fun way help to shed light on a mysterious mining lifestyle to many.
Mining Inquiries. Why are we still asking the same questions?
What happens when the people who are usually asking you questions on site, are under the pump? Mad Mumzie has been watching the live stream of yet another inquiry and has a bit of a rant, just for you, and why does she feel so fascinated by it all?
Show notes" https://madmumzie.com/beers73
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Rick J Petersen-Men of Change Australia
What do Zombie preparations, jumping out of planes & chatting around a campfire in the bush have to do with mining? Rick talks about importance of mentoring our boys & why we need a spine-tingling reason to get home safely! Rick's mining connections and his passion to connect Father figures with sons. How can this help women & crew culture? How can we stay connected whilst working in our mining life & build stronger relationships through the spirit of adventure? More: https://www.madmumzie.com/beers72
Jody Sainsbury, Coal Train Driver, Author of High Heels to High Vis.
Jo shares a behind-the-scenes look at how coal train systems work. Why did this interview take 2 days to complete? Stay tuned, and enjoy the podcast!
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Hard Hat Mentor (Sister)+ Covid 19 chat
Corona thoughts-not beer! Mad Mumzie’s sister chats changes for our mining industry. Secure your oxygen mask first, working from home, physical distancing & re-framing Corona. S Finally drinking too much when working from home, exercise or lack of it, roster changes, time for re-invention, bin & Anzac day challenges & getting out in the community to work again after all this.
Show notes: https://www.madmumzie.com/beers70
Why is no 70 is so special to Mad Mumzie
James Wood. "Woody the Safety Bloke"
Has Woody come to your site to talk to your crew? Perhaps you have seen his videos about safety and our choices? “The impact of hearing James Wood speak is something that will stay with you for a long time. An internationally recognised award-winning Safety Speaker. He’s a great bloke, and we have a lot of fun in between the serious side of his message.
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"A Boy Miner" Brett J Jenkins -Author
Reflections 20 years later. Brett shares how he felt being so young working with men in an underground mine. What challenges did he face, FIFO, effects absence & isolation have on workers & families plus much more. Why did he leave?
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Love the stories and the presentation style!! Well done