Turtles Already Considered in Connors River Dam Approvals

There are no outstanding environmental issues blocking construction of the proposed Connors River Dam, Queensland Senator Matt Canavan said today. Read more

“Reef, Beef and Teach” Investment Plan could be Massive Earner for CQ

Central Queensland can be a powerhouse of jobs and income for Queensland – provided vital infrastructure is built. Read more

‘Ice’ the First Priority for Government’s Reshaped Drugs and Alcohol Council

The Australian Government has tasked its reshaped advisory council on drugs and alcohol to examine as a priority the issues facing Australia from methamphetamine use, and in particular the rising use of the drug ice. Read more

CQ Needs Dam Projects Today, Not Tomorrow

The proposed Fitzroy Gap dam is not the priority for Central Queensland, Senator Matt Canavan said today.  Read more

CASA Regulations Need Review

The LNP State Council has passed a motion calling on the Federal Government to review the impact of recently introduced regulations on pilot licences. Read more

Labor Won’t Support Regions

Queensland Senator Matt Canavan has accused the Labor party of being “city-centric” and refusing to support regional Australia. Read more

Canavan Blasts Katter’s “Negativity and Scaremongering” on Free Trade Deal

Queensland Senator Matt Canavan has blasted Bob Katter’s “negativity and scaremongering” over the historic China-Australia free trade agreement. Read more

Labor Consigns Australians to Higher Electricity Prices

The Labor party’s decision to pull out of talks on the future of the Renewable Energy Target will push up electricity prices, Senator Matthew Canavan said today.  Read more

Nullinga Dam Needed but Impact on Growers Must be Watched

Coalition Senators Matt Canavan and James McGrath have thrown their support behind the further development of the proposed Nullinga Dam.  Read more

Labor would Wreck CQ Economy with Coal Export Ban, says Matt Canavan

The Central Queensland economy could be wrecked and thousands of jobs sacrificed if Labor was elected to federal government, Senator Matt Canavan has said.  Read more



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