Keith Pitt MP Federal Member for HINKLER

Entrepreneurship facilitators to help more mature Australians work for themselves

More mature people in Bundaberg who are looking at becoming their own boss will have a helping hand come January 1, with today’s announcement of a new program.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said last week’s Budget included $17.7 million for an expansion of the Entrepreneurship...

Deputy Prime Minister visits Hervey Bay to talk infrastructure projects

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is encouraging local councils to look at funding opportunities within the Budget for important road infrastructure projects.

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack today visited the site of...

MEDIA STATEMENT: Cashless Debit Card


“I am pleased to see the Bundaberg Mayor’s public support for the Cashless Debit Card in local media today.

 “As stated in the Budget handed down on Tuesday night, the Cashless Debit Card will begin in the Bundaberg and Hervey...

Fourth round for Stronger Communities program

The successful Stronger Communities Program has been extended with a fourth round announced in last night’s Budget.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said the program provided a great opportunity for not-for-profit and community groups to upgrade facilities and continue...

Federal Budget confirms Coalition Government commitment to Hinkler

Federal Member for Hinkler and Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister, Keith Pitt, says people in the electorate will benefit from billions of dollars in new infrastructure spending confirmed in the federal Budget.

This Budget delivers $3.3 billion to continue...

Budget delivers enhanced security screening for Bundaberg and Hervey Bay airports

Bundaberg Airport and Hervey Bay Airport will receive funding from the Coalition Government in the 2018 Budget as part of a $50.1 million commitment to upgrade security screening equipment at regional airports across Australia.

These changes form part of a broader $294...

Budget delivers tax relief and more funding for aged care

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt has welcomed the 2018 Budget which will provide tax relief for low and middle income earners, and more funding for aged care.

The Coalition Government’s plan will:

  • Deliver lower, fairer and simpler taxes to encourage

  • ...

Say thank you to our volunteers

Each and every day, volunteers throughout the Hinkler electorate help keep sporting clubs, community groups and organisations up and running.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt wants to recognise the hard work and dedication of local volunteers during National Volunteers...

Tax relief for craft brewers and distillers

Craft brewers, like the Bargara Brewing Company, will be able to compete with large beverage companies, thanks to changes to the excise rate and the excise refund scheme cap.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt has welcomed the changes announced by the Coalition Government...

New classrooms and administration area for St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School

Students and staff at St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School in Bundaberg will have full use of new classrooms, a covered outdoor area, carpark and administration area thanks to funding from the Coalition Government.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt officially opened the new facilities...


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