What’s On

Aug 10, 2018

What’s On

Aug 10, 2018

Find out about upcoming events that our Members of Parliament are attending including community and social events.

Senator Fraser Anning will be holding a meeting with farmers to discuss extending the Banking Royal Commission;

  • Tuesday 14th August, 8:30 am
    Parliament House, Main Committee Room


Robbie Katter will be attending the following in July if you would like to catch up with him;

  • Mount Isa Rodeo Saturday and Sunday, August 11-12

Bob Katter will be appearing on Q&A in Mackay on Monday 27th August. To be part of the audience go to

Safer Waterways Bill Public Hearings

Innovation Tourism Development and Environment Committee public hearings in North Queensland on the Safer Waterways Bill 2018

The hearings are open to members of the public to attend as observers.  You can also register your interest to speak at one of the hearings by emailing or phone 07 3553 6662.

Details of the public hearings are as follows;
Date: Monday 27th August 2018
Time: 11:30am – 2:00pm
Venue: Reef Room, Pullman Reef Hotel, Wharf Street, Cairns

Port Douglas
Date: Monday 27th August 2018
Time: 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Venue: Temple Room, Pullman Port Douglas, Mitre Street, Port Douglas

Date: Tuesday 28th August 2018
Time: 4:30pm – 6:00pm
Venue: Kingston Room, Rydges Southbank Townsville, Palmer Street, Townsville

Date: Wednesday 29th August 2018
Time: 10:00am – 11:45am
Venue: Flinders Room, Rydges Mackay Grand Suites, Gregory Street, Mackay

For further information on the Safer Waterways Bill click here

Details: The public hearings are a very positive step in allowing North Queenslanders the opportunity to address the committee and describe the problems first hand, demonstrating how big an issue crocodile numbers are to those that live and work in the region.  We strongly encourage you to take this opportunity to have your say and support the Safer Waterways Bill.