Keith Pitt MP Federal Member for HINKLER

Regional Growth Fund closing soon

There’s just one month to go until applications close for the $272 million Regional Growth Fund.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is encouraging local and state governments, the private sector and not-for-profit organisations to apply.

"The Regional Growth Fund...

Tackling homelessness on the Fraser Coast

A program to help young people at risk of homelessness on the Fraser Coast has received a funding boost from the Federal Government.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt and Federal Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien congratulated the Hervey Bay Neighbourhood Centre which...

Trailer makes event set-up a breeze

A new trailer to transport marquees will make setting up for community events much easier for one local group thanks to a Stronger Communities Program grant from the Federal Government.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt congratulated Woodgate Community Events which...

Hinkler encouraged to ‘think big’- the Regional Growth Fund now open

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is calling for big ideas that could help shape the future of the region, with the Regional Growth Fund open now for applications.

The $272 million Regional Growth Fund will support major projects in regional, rural and remote areas that...

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...


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