Keith Pitt MP Federal Member for HINKLER

Language learning for pre-schoolers in Hinkler

Around 540 children at 15 preschools in the Hinkler electorate will be given the opportunity to learn a second language this year, thanks to the Coalition Government’s Early Learning Languages Australia (ELLA) program.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said it was...

Seven projects to deliver jobs bonanza for the Wide Bay-Burnett region

Local businesses and communities across the Wide Bay-Burnett region have welcomed news that the Coalition Government is backing the region and delivering jobs through its Regional Jobs and Investment Package.

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

MEDIA STATEMENT: Appointment to ministry


“I thank the Prime Minister and the Deputy Prime Minister for the opportunity to serve in the Ministry.

“I look forward to working with the Deputy Prime Minister, Michael McCormack, within the Transport and Infrastructure...

Have your say on aged care workforce


Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is urging families, friends, and volunteers, anyone who has had an experience with the aged care industry, to have their voice heard.

The Aged Care Workforce Strategy Taskforce is taking public submissions now to explore short...

New whitegoods for crisis accommodation

A successful grant to replace fridges and washing machines in crisis accommodation throughout Bundaberg and Hervey Bay will mean more funding can be diverted to frontline services.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt congratulated Regional Housing Limited which received $17,500 under...

Apprenticeships boost to provide new opportunities for young people in Hinkler

Major industry and employer groups around Bundaberg are supporting a Coalition Government plan to boost local apprenticeship and traineeship opportunities as crucial to region’s future economic growth.

The real skills for real careers forum involving over 30...

Peru Australia FTA slashes over 99% of agriculture export tariffs

Sugarcane farmers across Hinkler will have duty-free access to Peru following the signing of the Peru-Australia Free Trade Agreement (PAFTA) today.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said initial access of 30,000 tonnes of sugar into Peru would grow to 60,000 tonnes in year five and to...

Elliott Heads surf life savers recognised

The Elliott Heads surf life savers who saved four tourists stranded on Dr May’s Island last year have had their bravery recognised at Parliament House.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt presented Elliott Heads Surf Life Saving Club member Jamie Findlay and Riley McGregor with the...

Bundaberg flexes its muscles with new Multiplex Sports Complex

Bundaberg residents have celebrated the opening of the new Multiplex Sports Complex, providing patrons and residents with quality recreational and communal facilities at the new centre.

Minister for Regional Development, Territories and Local Government John McVeigh said the new complex...

Local theatre sets the scene for upgrade

The stage is set for work to begin on an upgrade to the driveway and courtyard at the Playhouse Theatre in Bundaberg thanks to a Stronger Communities Program grant from the Federal Government.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt congratulated the Bundaberg Players which received $6,295...


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