Keith Pitt MP Federal Member for HINKLER

Bundaberg soldier remembered at war memorial

The life of Bundaberg’s Private David Gray Findlay – who was killed in action in Belgium during the First World War – has been remembered at a special ceremony at the Australian War Memorial.

Each day the memorial farewells visitors with its Last Post Ceremony where the story behind one...

Wide Bay Burnett selected for Regional Employment Trials Program

The Wide Bay Burnett is one of 10 regions across the country set to benefit from a new Coalition Government employment trial.

The $18.4 million Regional Employment Trials Program will enable local organisations, who understand the issues on the ground, to design solutions to...

Europe a possibility for Hinkler exporters

The Coalition Government has commenced negotiations with the European Union (EU) to open new markets for Hinkler exporters that will create more local jobs.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said the EU presents a growing opportunity for Hinkler exporters.


‘Wash this space’ as Bundaberg makes an IMPACT


The new commercial laundry in Bundaberg, run by IMPACT Community Services will provide a much needed service for local industries and offer employment to disadvantaged groups in the region.

Minister for Regional Development, Territories and Local Government John...

Cashless Debit Card legislation introduced


The Turnbull Government has urged the Parliament to support the Cashless Debit Card trial in Hinkler and help break the cycle of welfare dependency.

The Government today introduced legislation to roll out the Cashless Debit Card in the Bundaberg and Hervey Bay...

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...


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