Tagged: Far North Queensland

Government trying to sink trans-shipping

Government trying to sink trans-shipping

State KAP leader and member for Traeger Robbie Katter has accused the government of regulating development and economic growth out of existence in North Queensland. “The government’s latest, small-minded regulation is to shut down...

MR - Katter Council workers have been misled


Regional Queensland has once again been sacrificed for the sake of populism during tonight’s debate on Electoral Redistribution. The KAP Members Mt Isa Rob Katter and Dalrymple Shane Knuth were devastated by the outcome...

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...