Media Releases

5
Apr 2017

Don't let 'Artists in the Black' fall in the funding black hole

5 April 2017: KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter has written to the Federal Attorney-General calling for additional Government funding for the Arts Law Centre of Australia for their Indigenous artists service, ‘Artists in the Black’. “The service is currently underfunded…

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30
Mar 2017

Russell River killer croc may have been captured and released in recent months

A prominent and respected professional member of the North Queenslandcommunity reported a large crocodile in the Russell River to the Department of Environment inrecent months.KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter’s office has been informed that allegedly the reportedcrocodile…

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29
Mar 2017

Palmerston Highway is putting lives at risk

The Palmerston Highway is the major link between the coast and theTablelands in Far North Qld. It has been in a dangerous condition for too long.KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter and KAP Member for Dalrymple, Shane Knuth haveappealed to the State Government to prioritise upgrades…

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27
Mar 2017

Strong show of lower house support for Katter's banking commission Bill

KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter’s introduced the People of Australia’s Commission of Inquiry (Banking and Financial Services) Bill 2017 into the Lower House of Federal Parliament this morning. As a show of support LNP Member for Dawson, George Christensen MP sat behind…

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27
Mar 2017

Aero "CARE" con: Katter raises airport workers' poor pay and conditions in Question Time

Following revelations by the TWU and ABC’s 7:30 showing examples of poor worker pay and conditions by aviation contractor Aerocare, KAP Member for Kennedy asked the Minister for Employment what the Government is doing about Australian workers’ pay and conditions. Mr Katter…

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27
Mar 2017

Cyclone Debbie: Brave tropical FNQ might need Casevac says Katter

KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter is, like many other Australians paying careful attention to the development of Cyclone Debbie expected to cross the coast at Ayr, just south of Mr Katter’s electorate sometime this coming Tuesday. Cyclone Debbie is predicted to be a Category…

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23
Mar 2017

LONDON ATTACKS: Visa ban is needed now

It is reported that a suspected Islamist terrorists has killed four people and injured 40 in London today. KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter repeats his calls for a visa ban on people from the countries between Greece and India and North Africa exempting of course persecuted minorities…

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21
Mar 2017

Katter horrified by AeroCARE's lack of CARE for humanity

Last night’s ABC 730 expose revealed the worker conditions and safety of Aerocare baggage handlers at Sydney Airport, with footage of workers sleeping next to the baggage carousels, in images more synonymous with third world countries. The revelations clearly demonstrate why…

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20
Mar 2017

Katter's Commission into the banks will get up

Today KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter announced he will introduce legislation to bring on a People of Australia Commission of Inquiry into the banks next Monday the 27 March.The Commission will have the powers more extensive than a Royal Commission.Mr Katter has been in discussions…

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16
Mar 2017

White Spot will come Nth to the GBR, warns Bob Katter

Today the Queensland Government has confirmed White Spot virus has been found in wild prawns in Moreton Bay off Brisbane and now cannot be stopped. KAP Member for Kennedy, Bob Katter said, “I congratulate the Government of the Australia with their Free Trade policies and no…

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