Senator Ridicules Labor’s Scare Campaign on Uni Fees

Senator Matt Canavan has ridiculed Labor’s “scare campaign” on university fees. Read more

Senators Support More Infrastructure for the Gulf

Coalition Senators Matt Canavan and James McGrath have given their support for construction of more infrastructure in the Gulf region of north-west Queensland at the opening of new Gulf Savannah Development Inc. offices in Normanton. Read more

Matt Canavan says Research Report Supports Expanded Irrigation in CQ

Senator Matt Canavan has welcomed today’s release of research results he says add further impetus to the campaign for expanded irrigation in northern Australia, particularly Central Queensland. Read more

Fitzroy Basin Could Be Australia’s Second Great Food Bowl

The Fitzroy region could become Australia’s second great bowl, according to Rockhampton-based Senator Matt Canavan. Read more

Ebola Crisis Shows Need for Queensland to Deal with Bats Issue

While the focus of the Ebola crisis has been understandably on west Africa, there are risks closer to home that we must remain vigilant about. Read more

Axing Carbon Tax Cuts Power Costs

Senator Matt Canavan has welcomed news that axing the carbon tax has delivered Queenslanders the biggest cut in electricity costs on record. Read more

Time for Black Jack to be Heard in His Own Words

The Nationals tonight will launch a new edition of the autobiography of John "Black Jack" McEwen. John McEwen was one of only three Country / Nationals party MPs who became Prime Minister.  Read more

New Community Centre is an Answer to Moorooka’s Prayers

After years of hard work, community groups in Moorooka now have a new base of operations with the opening of a new Community Centre today. Read more

Government Should Look Again at Divestiture Powers in Light of Coles Allegations

The ACCC’s claims of unconscionable conduct by Coles paints a picture of a contemptible culture that raises issues about the efficacy of existing regulations and penalties, Senator Matt Canavan said today. Read more

Matt Canavan Welcomes Dams Roundtable

Senator Matthew Canavan has welcomed the announcement of a National Water Infrastructure Roundtable later this month to help speed construction of new dams. Read more



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