Media Releases

7
Aug 2018

Katter demands cuts, integration & job creation as population surges

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has called Australia’s population policy “absolutely disastrous” ahead of projections the nation’s population will hit 25 million people tonight and reports reveal there’s been a surge in migration…

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6
Aug 2018

We need to save the herd. Katter backs farmers and praises drought helpers.

KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has praised the work of all the charities, campaigners, volunteers and media that are helping farmers, farm workers and local businesses during this devastating drought. Mr Katter said, “Thank you to all of those wonderful…

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3
Aug 2018

Heart of Australia pumping twice as much life in rural Qld

03 August 2018: KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter today joined Heart of Australia founder, Dr Ralph Gomes, in Burpengary to unveil a second custom-built truck that has been designed and fitted to perform essential health procedures for those in regional and rural…

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25
Jul 2018

Katter demands answers after string of RSL Club closures

25 July 2018: KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter holds grave suspicions about the closure of yet another RSL Club, this time in Mareeba, and is determined to get to the bottom of it. This week, the much-loved Mareeba RSL Club closed its doors for business despite…

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24
Jul 2018

Local athletes set for success with new sporting grant

24 July 2018: KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter has applauded the news that aspiring athletes in rural and remote locations throughout Kennedy that need to travel for competition will be eligible to receive up to $750 in a support grant to bolster the significant…

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5
Jul 2018

Funding needed to fix the Peninsula Developmental Road

5 July 2018: Mr Katter says, “ KAP Federal Candidate for Leichhardt Dan McCarthy has contacted me to advise that there has been a major accident in Cape York overnight, on the Peninsula Developmental Road (PDR)“. Mr Katter fears there will be more accidents due to dangerous…

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5
Jul 2018

Don't come the raw prawn with me! Katter calls out Ag Minister as white spot continues to decimate

5 July 2018: KAP Leader and the Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is absolutely furious that white spot disease (WSD) has been detected again in Queensland supermarket green prawns and is livid that the Federal Government’s so-called ‘tough’ new import restrictions…

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4
Jul 2018

Turnbull Government turning its back on Indigenous housing in Qld

04 July 2018: KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter was joined at a press conference in Cairns today by Mayor Ross Andrews of the Yarrabah Aboriginal Shire Council and KAP Federal candidate for Leichhardt, Daniel McCarthy to address the frustrating lack of progress…

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3
Jul 2018

Armistice Centenary grant win for Kennedy

3 July 2018: KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is pleased to announce that Julia Creek RSL and Atherton RSL sub-branch will both receive a grant under the Armistice Centenary Grants Program (ACGP). The ACGP is for local community-based projects and activities that…

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3
Jul 2018

Clump Point boating infrastructure project gets tick of approval

3 July 2018: After decades of campaigning, KAP Leader and Federal Member for Kennedy Bob Katter is pleased to report that the Clump Point Boating Infrastructure Project has been given the green light to proceed, with all necessary approvals now in place.Mr Katter said, “It…

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