Keith Pitt MP Federal Member for HINKLER

New funding grant for Coral Coast Men’s Shed

The Coalition Government is providing funding for Coral Coast Men’s Shed to upgrade its workshop facility.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said the funding will support men’s physical and mental health and wellbeing.

“The Coral Coast Men’s Shed would help men, particularly as...

Upgrade for Gregory River Rural Fire Brigade

A new communications room and training space has been made possible for the Gregory River Rural Fire Brigade thanks to a Stronger Communities Programme grant from the Federal Government.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt congratulated the Gregory River Rural Fire Brigade...

Expressions of interest open for Armistice Day Centenary Grants

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is encouraging the local community to apply for funding under the Armistice Centenary Grants Program.

The grants program will open in November this year and supports projects or activities that commemorate the end of the First World War.


Safety improvements for Apple Tree Creek

Safety upgrades at two intersections north of Apple Tree Creek will begin in the coming months to improve road conditions for motorists.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said the jointly funded $14.9 million works would include widened centerlines, protected right and...

Pensioner Concession Card reinstated for former Hinkler part-pensioners

Former part-pensioners in Hinkler will have their Pensioner Concession Card (PCC) reinstated from this week.

These former part-pensioners lost the card in January as a consequence of reforms to the pension assets test, which were designed to make the pension system more...

Fraser Coast front and centre for international youth campaign

A new campaign to keep Australia front and centre as a memorable destination will see young travellers visit regional areas, including the Fraser Coast.

Federal Member for Hinkler and Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment Keith Pitt launched the Aussie News Today (ANT)...

Building Better Regions Fund boost for Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay residents will benefit from an international sporting event and a community social plan thanks to funding under the Coalition’s Building Better Regions Fund Community Investment Stream.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said $69,420 in successful applications had been...

Cashless welfare card for Bundaberg/Hervey Bay

The Turnbull Government will roll out the Cashless Debit Card in the Bundaberg and Hervey Bay region in Queensland from early next year along with an additional $1 million for local support services.

The area covered will be defined by the Hinkler electorate boundaries and those aged 35...

Constituency Statement - Tobruk

Mr PITT: I want to update the Fed Chamber on the HMAS Tobruk and progress on hopefully soon creating a dive wreck in my region of Hinkler, about 15 nautical miles off the beach from a lovely place, Woodgate Beach. The idea was first floated with me by a local Hervey Bay identity Nicky Schulz, a...

Federal Coalition Government training more young doctors in Wide Bay region

Medical students and young doctors in the Wide Bay region will receive greater opportunities to train under the Coalition Government’s additional investment in the Rural Health Multidisciplinary Training (RHMT) program.

The Coalition Government is providing $39 million to...


Authorised by Keith Pitt, Federal Member for Hinkler, 41b Woongarra Street, Bundaberg QLD 4670

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