Media Releases

20
Mar 2019

Kennedy Men's Sheds thrive with funding injection

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is thrilled to welcome more than $30,000 in grants for four Men’s Sheds in his electorate. Cardwell Shed Inc received $9,800, Herberton Men’s Shed was awarded $7,000, Mareeba Men’s Shed $6,500 and Ravenshoe Men’s…

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20
Mar 2019

"It's enough to make a man bald": customers pull hair out dealing with Telstra

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has today put in two more complaints to Telstra about its service outages in Normanton and the North Mission Beach/Bingil Bay/Kurrimine Beach area. “We just get this over and over again,” Mr Katter said in regards to…

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19
Mar 2019

'Grubby' Uber antics revealed in Four Corners exposé

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter said the Four Corners report aired on ABC last night revealed a number of ‘unsurprising ‘ controversies surrounding ridesharing giant ‘UBER’, which drew attention to just how badly the taxi industry has…

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18
Mar 2019

Back on the line: Katter welcomes end to lengthy Meals on Wheels outage

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is happy to be informed today that phone services have been restored at Tully’s Meals on Wheels after an almost two-month outage, following his call for action. The reconnection comes after Mr Katter made an official complaint…

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18
Mar 2019

We'll fight the Feds like 'Tully Tigers' for grandstand funding

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has ‘sunk the boot’ into the Federal Government in a letter to the Treasurer requesting that they front up with their portion of the $7.1 million required to build the Tully Multi-Use Sporting Complex. Prompting the…

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14
Mar 2019

Katter slams Telstra over Tully Meals on Wheels outage

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has made an official complaint to Telstra slamming them for failing to reconnect phone service to the Tully Meals on Wheels who have been without a landline for nearly two months. The outage has caused an enormous inconvenience…

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8
Mar 2019

Taxi owners submit action against Qld Govt

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter joined more than 60 taxi owners representing more than 900 individual licence-holders (half of Queensland's taxi industry) outside Brisbane's Supreme Court after they submitted a closed action Claim and Statement of Claim…

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18
Feb 2019

Katter introduces Reconstruction Board Bill - urges Govt 'save our farmers and Australia'

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has urged the Government to step up and help the farmers by taking on the Reserve Bank Amendment (Australian Reconstruction and Development Board) Bill 2019 he introduced in Parliament today. The call comes in response to the recent…

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8
Feb 2019

Katter thankful for extended flood assistance,

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is pleased flood disaster categories have been extended to include flood zones previously neglected, however warns some areas may still be left out. KAP offices have been inundated with calls from people denied disaster recovery…

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7
Feb 2019

KAP requests compassion from banks and insurers for flood victims

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter and State Member for Traeger Robbie Katter have requested the banks and insurers show mercy in dealing with North Queensland’s catastrophic flood event. The Katters have written to the Australian Banking Association and Insurance…

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Innisfail
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F: (07) 4061 6566
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Innisfail, Qld 4860

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Mount Isa, Qld 4825

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Email: Bob.Katter.MP@aph.gov.au