Category: News

Mount Isa Drought

No rain and growing debt: Farmers want a new approach to drought

Yesterday Robbie spoke with Dominique Schwartz from ABC Rural on the growing debt crippling rural farmers. See transcript below taken from ABC website or visit website: http://www.abc.net.au/am/content/2015/s4338695.htm   MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: Queensland’s worst drought on record now...

Shane & Rob

KAP delivers sweet success

  KAP Member for Dalrymple for Shane Knuth has welcomed the move to accelerate his Sugar industry real choice in Marketing Bill  to be voted on by the 3rd of December this year.  The...

Rural Crisis Summit - 31.08.15

Rural Crisis Summit

OPEN INVITATION All are invited to attend upcoming ‘Rural Crisis Summit’ being held in Charters Towers end of this month. Please feel free to phone the office if you require further details ON (07)...

Rural summit to give voice to crisis

Rural summit to give voice to crisis

Member for Dalrymple Shane Knuth will be joining forces with graziers, producers, small business owners and economists as part of the ‘Rural Crisis Summit’  to push for further action on drought relief.    Hosting the...

Katter sends clear message on preferences

Katter sends clear message on preferences

The Member for Mount Isa and KAP candidate, Rob Katter, says he wants to make a clear statement on preferences: there won’t be any. “I’m asking people just to vote 1 Rob Katter –...