Queenslanders Urged to Participate in Murray-Darling Inquiry

Senator Matt Canavan has urged Queenslanders to take part in the inquiry into the Murray-Darling Basin Plan (MDBP). Read more

Labor Position on 457 Visas “Hypocritical”

Labor Party criticism of the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) has been labelled “hypocritical” by Rockhampton-based Coalition MPs Michelle Landry and Matt Canavan. Read more

Labor Party “Job Killers” in Central Queensland

The Labor Party is killing jobs in Central Queensland, Rockhampton-based Senator Matt Canavan said today. Read more

NSW EDO Admits to Role in Job-Killing Anti-Coal Strategy

The NSW Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) has admitted it helped develop a strategy to block development of new coal mines in Australia. Read more

Lazarus Stand on Green Lawfare Shows He's Still Playing For The Blues

Glenn Lazarus’ immediate rejection of legislation changes to stop green groups from sabotaging job creating projects in Queensland demonstrates his loyalty still lies with the Blues, not the Maroons. Read more

Limits on Vigilante Litigation by Enviro-Activists to Stop Lawyers’ Picnic

A Federal Government proposal that would reduce the power of radical green activists to bring “vigilante litigation” against Queensland resource projects has been welcomed by Rockhampton-based Senator Matt Canavan. Read more

Ag Minister Should Listen to Local Fishermen Before the U.N.

Queensland Agriculture & Fisheries Minister Bill Byrne should stop using the Reef 2050 Plan as an excuse to put fishing families out of work, Senator Matt Canavan said today. Read more

Report Proves Labor's Carbon Tax Would Kill Off CQ Jobs

AN ALP report proves that Labor’s planned new carbon tax would devastate hundreds of jobs in Central Queensland and drive up household power bills, three federal Coalition MPs warned today. Read more

Carmichael Decision “Bureaucracy Over Jobs”: Rockhampton MPs

The delay to the Carmichael coal mine and rail project because of court action by environmentalists is delaying billions of dollars of investment and thousands of jobs for Queensland. Read more

Level Playing Field on Renewable Energy

Queensland Senator Matt Canavan has called for the government to treat renewable energy equally with other ways of reducing carbon emissions. Read more



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