Keith Pitt MP Federal Member for HINKLER

Bundaberg bus enables community access for people with disability

A new bus might seem like an unusual thing to get excited about but for people attending Endeavour Foundation’s Bundaberg Learning and Lifestyle hub, it’s more than just a bus.

The new $70,000 specialised 12-seater vehicle comes fitted with assistive and wheelchair access features and was...

Morrison Government extends successful Cashless Debit Card

The Morrison Government today announced the expansion and extension of the successful cashless debit card, with Income Management participants set to transition onto the card and sweeping technical enhancements made to card functionality.

Minister for Families and Social Services, Paul...

Funding to repair radio repeater and extend pontoon

A vital piece of safety equipment used by marine rescue groups and local boaties will be replaced thanks to funding from the Coalition Government.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt has been fighting to secure funding to replace the marine radio repeater at Sandy Cape on Fraser Island...

Local apprentices join national wage subsidy trial

An Australian Government trial offering regional and rural businesses new incentives to put on more apprentices is underway in Hinkler, with 20 new apprentices locally.

The $60 million Australian Apprenticeships Wage Subsidy commenced on 1 January 2019, offering employers subsidies worth...

Bus trips to reduce social isolation for veterans

A series of bus trips will give local veterans an opportunity to socialise thanks to funding from the Veteran and Community Grants Program.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt today congratulated the National Servicemen’s Association of Australia Bundaberg on its successful grant of $4...

New Hospice based on the Fraser Coast

The Liberal National Government will provide $7 million for a new palliative care facility that will give terminally ill people in the Fraser Coast region, an alternative choice on where they wish to spend their final days.

Minister for Health, Greg Hunt said the funding caters for a...

Fair to help small business take care of business

The Liberal National Government is raising awareness of the range of incentives, funding and programs available to support small business through the delivery of its national Small Business Fairs.

Minister for Small and Family Business, Skills and Vocational Education, Senator Michaelia...

New opportunity to protect and care for environment

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is calling for expressions of interest for the new Communities Environment Program giving local organisations further opportunities to protect and care for their local environment.

“Community groups in Hinkler are already delivering excellent projects...

Alcohol and drug support funded for another three years

Local support for people battling drug and alcohol issues will continue with funding for the next three years announced by the Coalition Government.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said from 1 July 2019 Primary Health Networks (PHNs) across Australia will receive $45 million a year...

CCTV cameras making community safer in Hervey Bay

The Fraser Coast community will be safer with funding announced today to install CCTV cameras on the Esplanade thanks to a Federal Government program.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt announced the Fraser Coast Regional Council would receive $122,900 under Round 3 of the Safer...


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