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Weary travelers will be able to pay to rest their head at a hotel in the wild west Goldfields town of Kalgoorlie with gold.
The authority that manages the Great Barrier Reef assessed alternatives before issuing a permit to allow millions of tonnes of dredge spoil to be dumped in the marine park, a Senate inquiry has heard.
Resources giant BHP Billiton expects to achieve a 15th straight year of record iron ore production after smashing expectations with a 20 per cent boost to annual output in 2013/14.
More business leaders have called on new senators to put aside party differences and carefully consider major economic reforms.

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