Keith Pitt MP Federal Member for HINKLER

Media statement


I have today advised the Deputy Prime Minister and Prime Minister of my decision to resign from the ministry. It has been a great privilege to serve the Australian people, particularly in a role which delivers much needed infrastructure...

Getting seniors online

Community organisations in Hinkler can apply for grants to deliver free digital skills training to people over 50 by joining the Be Connected network.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said organisations that join the network can apply for a range of grants including an activation...

Funding to upgrade sports facilities

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is encouraging sporting and community organisations to apply for grants of up to $500,000 to upgrade sporting infrastructure.

“I encourage local groups to get together and think about projects that could enhance our facilities in Hinkler through the...

Apply now for Safer Communities fund

Local councils and community organisations can apply for funding to improve their security infrastructure through round 3 of the Safer Communities Fund.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt said the program funds initiatives such as CCTV, bollards, lighting and crime prevention through...

STEM superstars wanted

Nominations are open now for the Superstars of Stem Program which supports and trains women working in the science, technology engineering and mathematics sector to share their passion with the community.

The first group of Superstars engaged with more than 7,500 high school students....

Sign petition to show your support for a Regional City Deal

A final push is on to make sure Hinkler is one of the first regional electorates recognised as a site for a Regional City Deal.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is calling on local residents and the community to show its support for a Regional City Deal.


Local Sporting Champions funding boost

Eighty-six young athletes in the Hinkler region have received a funding boost to help them compete at state, national and international competitions.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt is today congratulating the successful Local Sporting Champions recipients of Round 1 2018-19....

Grants open for volunteer organisations in Hinkler

Applications for the Volunteer Grants round are open now, with grants of between $1,000 and $5,000 on offer.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt has called on community organisations to apply for a share of up to $20million in funding to support the efforts of their volunteers.


Community radio launches outside broadcasts

A Hervey Bay community radio station is celebrating 25 years of being on-air with its first outside broadcast, thanks to a Federal Government grant.

Federal Member for Hinkler Keith Pitt congratulated Fraser Coast Community Radio which received $6,000 under round three of...

Expressions of interest opens for Round 4 of Stronger Communities Program

Is your not-for-profit organisation looking at a project but needs a financial boost? The Federal Government’s Stronger Communities program could be your answer.

Nearly $1 million has been invested in improving club houses, upgrading kitchens, fundraising facilities and...


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