Keith Pitt MP Federal Member for HINKLER

Hinkler residents can now sign up as organ donors in record time

In the lead up to DonateLife Week (30 July – 6 August) Federal Member Keith Pitt is encouraging Hinkler residents to sign up as organ donors in record time, through the new online registration process.

"A minute or two of your time could save lives and make a lifetime of...

Help for local sporting champions

The Federal Government is continuing to help young Hinkler sports people compete at state, national and international competitions with the Local Sporting Champions grants.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is today congratulating the 20 successful recipients of Round 1 2017-18, who...

Expressions of interest open for Round 3 of Stronger Communities Program

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is calling for expressions of interest for funding from Round Three of the Stronger Communities Program.

Through the program, the Federal Government provides grants of between $2,500 and $20,000 to eligible not-for-profit organisations...

Grants boost general practice in Hervey Bay and Bargara

Patients in Hervey Bay and Bargara will soon feel the benefits of improved facilities at the Main Street Medical Centre and Grace Family Practice after they were selected for a Federal Government grant.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt today welcomed the announcement...

Child’s play for Christsen Park Redevelopment

Bargara residents have gathered today for the official opening of the completed Christsen Park Redevelopment project, with the revitalisation of the park to provide a much welcome modern green space for families and community events.

Attending the opening, Minister for...

Plans for new laundry finalised

Tenders are about to be called for a new commercial laundry to be built in Bundaberg.

Minister for Regional Development Fiona Nash visited the site today along with Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt and Impact Community Services CEO Tanya O’Shea.

"This is an...

Extra staff and funds to deliver more clinical training for the Wide Bay region

Work is progressing on the establishment of the Wide Bay Regional Training Hub which will provide medical students the ability to study, work and live in Bundaberg, Hervey Bay and Biloela.

Assistant Minister for Health, Dr David Gillespie, said that significant progress has...

Celebrating First Australians this NAIDOC Week

This week is NAIDOC week – an opportunity for all Australians to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

To mark the significance of NAIDOC week, the Coalition Government has provided $1.4 million in grants to support...

Apply now for community tree planting projects

Applications are open now for community groups, organisations and individuals to start their own tree planting projects by applying for grants under Grant Round Three of the 20 Million Trees Program.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said grants of between $20,000 and $...

Veterans’ Health Week to promote physical activity in veterans

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is encouraging ex-service organisations and community groups to apply for funding to support events for Veterans’ Health Week 2017.

Veterans Health Week (VHW) will run from Saturday, 21 October, to Sunday, 29 October, with the theme of ‘...


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