Indigenous community relations

Rowan Tass



Rowan Tass

Rowan Tass is a 62-year old Indigenous member of the Mackay community. Rowan started in March 2009 as a delivery driver for Bis Industries’ Queensland Coal. Rowan is based in Mackay and services the Bowen Basin mines.


Bis Industries often operates in remote locations and sometimes close to Indigenous communities. We are committed to developing and maintaining relationships of mutual understanding and respect with the local and Indigenous communities.

We ensure total protection of Indigenous cultural heritage on all our remote area work sites. We search for appropriate Indigenous employment and training opportunities as part of our customer contracts.

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