Media

Easter office hours

The office will be closed for Good Friday, 19 April and will reopen 9am on Tuesday 23 April.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Lake Macquarie Landcare volunteers rewarded

Federal Member for Hunter Joel Fitzgibbon put his green thumb to work at Lake Macquarie Landcare’s Booragul headquarters to experience how the organisation’s dedicated volunteers make a difference to our local natural environment.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Transcript - Radio Interview - 4RO AM - Tuesday, 16 April 2019

SUBJECTS: Dams, Labor’s investment in the Central Queensland Livestock Centre of Excellence, electric vehicles, Labor’s climate change policy, Adani.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Labor to support food and fibre manufacturing jobs with $25 million plan

A Shorten Labor Government will back Australians working in the fibre manufacturing industry with a new $25 million food and fibre industry strategy to drive local jobs and innovation, as well as attract investment in manufacturing, particularly in rural and regional areas.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Transcript - Doorstop - Rockhampton, Tuesday 16 April

SUBJECTS: Labor’s investment in Rockhampton Beef Week and Central Queensland Livestock Centre of Excellence, carbon farming initiative, Labor’s agriculture policy.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Labor beefs up research and jobs

A Shorten Labor Government will beef up local jobs and industry by investing in the Central Queensland Livestock Centre of Excellence and backing Beef Australia 2021.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Labor puts Dairy Commissioner in the mix

A Shorten Labor Government will consider the dairy industry’s call to establish a Dairy Commissioner.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Cessnock Woodturners ring up new funds

The Cessnock Woodturners Club has received more than $6,000 to purchase new equipment under the Volunteer Grants and Stronger Communities Programs.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Branxton Preschool awarded $5,000 volunteer grant

It was all smiles at Branxton Preschool on Tuesday when Federal Member for Hunter Joel Fitzgibbon visited to congratulate the community organisation on receiving a $5,000 grant under the latest Volunteer Grants Program.

Read more
Add your reaction Share

Senate Estimates reveal RIC boondoggle continues to fail Australian farmers

The Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Estimates Committee last night once again exposed that the Regional Investment Corporation (RIC), a trademark Barnaby Joyce boondoggle, is failing to deliver timely assessment and delivery of concessional loan applications.

Read more
Add your reaction Share