Media Releases

12
Jan 2017

Mission Beach deserves better

KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter is stunned that Mission Beach a city of about 6000 can be cut off after a bit of heavy rain. Mr Katter said, “There has to be some serious pressure put on. The flooding only highlights the dangerous nature of the access roads from Tully and…

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21
Dec 2016

ADF land grab: An "early win" for Charters Towers Graziers

In what media reports are labelling an “early win” for the 23 graziers in the Charters Towers area who were potentially going to have their properties forcibly aquired, the Defence Department will look into alternative sites for the Australian Defence Force’s (ADF)…

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21
Dec 2016

$2.7m flying fox tracking: "No tracking, spear 'em"

KAP Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has again said Queenslanders must be given the right to destroy flying foxes invading our backyards and threatening our health, not spend millions of public money tracking them. Mr Katter said, “We are here, in spite of imbeciles like the person…

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21
Dec 2016

Constable Grinch turns off Christmas spirit

KAP Member for Kennedy Bob Katter labels police officer ‘constable bar-humbug’ after recently pulling over a cavalcade vehicle decorated with festive lights doing charity work in Mount Isa. “Do you know just how you destroy the standing of your police force? When…

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19
Dec 2016

Katter: Culleton's sins are core One Nation policy

KAP Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is supporting Senator Culleton’s decision to leave Pauline Hanson’s One Nation Party. Mr Katter said, “There’s something weird going on.” “Rod Culleton’s sins: 1> Backing a Royal Commission into the banking…

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9
Dec 2016

Katter outraged at Federal Govt approving Kidman Sale

KAP Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has today expressed his outrage at the approval by Treasurer Morrison and the Federal Government of the Kidman and Co sale to Shanghai CRED and Gina Rinehart saying “I would not describe the people in the major political parties as Australians…

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8
Dec 2016

Aussie prawns: A very 'White Spot' Christmas

KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter is shocked to learn ‘white spot’ disease has entered Australia and threatens our prawn farming industry. The disease has been reported in two farms south of Brisbane. As State Minister, Mr Katter was responsible for attaining permits…

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8
Dec 2016

ADF land grab: We're gaining ground & we won't give up

After meetings with landholders and the Government in recent weeks, KAP Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is bolstered by media reports that a Government Minister has urged looking at alternatives to procuring the 23 cattle properties of prime grazing land in greater Charters Towers…

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7
Dec 2016

Katter attends High Court to support "country boy" Culleton

Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter today said about One Nation Senator Rod Culleton’s High Court case, "This is not about a $7.50 hire car key. This is about the LNP/ALP/One Nation seeing an opportunity to get another 'puppy dog on a leash' Senator". "Senator Culleton is…

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6
Dec 2016

Adani "on track" but whose track should it be?

KAP Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is pleased to see action on Adani after years of advocating but today’s announcement is not all that KAP had hoped for. Mr Katter said, “Adani is essential, it is the gateway to the massive Indian market where 500 million people are without…

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