Keith Pitt MP Federal Member for HINKLER

Federal Coalition Government announces Regional Health Training Hub for Bundaberg

Medical students in Bundaberg will have greater opportunities to live, study and work closer to home following the announcement of 26 Regional Training Hubs to be established in the regions.

Federal Assistant Minister for Health, Dr David Gillespie, announced that Bundaberg...

Votes pour in for national fish and chips awards ahead of Easter

Thousands of Australians have already cast their votes in the 2017 Australian Fish and Chips Awards as the nation prepares to feast on seafood during Easter.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said the competition was getting fierce.

“It’s been great to see some famous and...

Local sporting champions doing the Hinkler electorate proud

Competing at a national or state level can be expensive for young people and their families, and that’s where the Local Sporting Champions grants can help.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is today congratulating 23 young sporting champions from across the electorate who have been...

Lower taxes delivered for Hinkler businesses

More than 11,500 small and medium sized businesses in the Hinkler electorate will pay less tax under the Coalition Government’s Ten Year Enterprise Tax Plan passed in Parliament last week.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said reducing the tax burden gives business...

Local Drug Action Team rolling out to tackle drug use

Community groups are joining forces under a Coalition Government plan to deliver targeted local action to help tackle drug use and addiction.

In the latest offensive against the scourge of ice, the first 40 Local Drug Action Teams have been announced to tackle the challenges...

Free continuous glucose monitoring devices for young Australians

The Coalition Government is providing free continuous glucose monitoring devices to eligible children and people under the age of 21 years with type 1 diabetes.

This new lifesaving technology will reduce the hassle of the daily finger-prick for people with diabetes who use...

Is Hinkler home to Australia’s best fish and chips?

Fish and chip lovers in Hinkler are being urged to vote for the best fish and chips in Australia.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said he was looking forward to a fish and chips shop in Hinkler being named the nation’s best in the 2017 Australian Fish and Chip Awards...

Top foreign diplomats to visit Bundaberg

Bundaberg will receive a visit from not one, but two of Australia’s top foreign diplomats as part of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Global Heads of Mission meeting.

Ambassador to the Netherlands, the Hon Dr Brett Mason and Consul-General in Phuket Craig Ferguson...

Aussies loving a holiday in Hinkler

Tourism figures released today show Hinkler is proving popular for Aussie holidaymakers. 

While 560,000 domestic tourists visited Bundaberg and spent $232 million last year, 596,000 domestic tourists visited the Fraser Coast and spent $269 million, creating local jobs and driving economic...

Help for young people in Hinkler to get job-ready

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt announced today that young people in Hinkler will soon be able to access Employability Skills Training to help improve their chances of finding and keeping a job.

Mr Pitt congratulated the training organisations on their new role and looked forward to...


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