About Rob

Member for Mount Isa, Rob Katter, was born and raised in North Queensland and has a strong empathy for rural and regional communities.

Rob has lived and worked in the North West since 2001 where he owned and operated his own business in Mount Isa. He worked in the property valuation industry for 16 years, following studies at university, after a two year stint working in the mines.

Rob served on the Mount Isa City Council as councillor for four years before being elected State Member for Mount Isa.

A keen sports enthusiast, Rob is still involved in local sports and enjoyed playing high level rugby league in his younger days. He has also been involved with local theatre, performing in local events when his schedule allows.

He is a great believer in the individual’s right to prosper and believes the government should preserve that right.

Rob Katter is proud to serve the Electorate of Mount Isa and the opportunity it gives him to speak out for his electorate in Parliament.