No clarity for Bundy schools

State Member for Bundaberg David Batt is disappointed with the Minister’s response to a question he asked in parliament regarding the installation of air-conditioning in Bundaberg’s state school classrooms. David asked the question on 21 August 2019 and a response was tabled late on Friday, 21 September 2019. “Earlier this

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A WIN for Walkervale!

State Member for Bundaberg David Batt is celebrating news that a ‘drop and go’ zone for Walkervale State School will finally go ahead. This project was an election commitment for Mr Batt at the last State Election in Queensland. “Fighting for a ‘drop off zone’ for Walkervale State School has

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Bundy state schools deserve air-con

“Air-conditioning in classrooms is vital, we know it helps our children to learn to the best of their ability as well as providing our hardworking teaching staff with the comfortable working environments they absolutely deserve,” Mr Batt said. “Just last week, LNP Leader Deb Frecklington MP and I met with

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Labor increases car rego yet, again.

What my speech here. I rise to speak in favour of the motion to disallow section 43 of the Transport Legislation (Fees) Amendment Regulation 2019, subordinate legislation No. 74 of 2019, tabled in the House on 11 June this year. For the past five years in a row, Labor has

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Labor’s ridiculous reef regulations

Watch my speech here. Mr Speaker, the Bundaberg region is famous for farming. It’s who we are. Our farmers produce an abundance of sugar cane, peanuts, macadamias, sweet potatoes, cherry tomatoes, zucchinis, blueberries, strawberries and so much more. Without our farmers, Bundaberg would be a completely different place. Mr Speaker,

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Labor’s proposed changes to local government go too far

“In light of recent integrity concerns at Logan and Ipswich councils, Labor has introduced the Belcarra reforms in an attempt to minimise corruption, improve transparency and toughen rules within the local government sector,” Mr Batt said. “Labor has divided the Belcarra reforms into three stages. The first stage saw political

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Deb’s power plan will slash bills in Bundaberg

Bundaberg households will save $300 a year under the LNP’s plan to cut power bills in regional Queensland, Opposition Leader Deb Frecklington said today. LNP Leader Deb Frecklington visited a Bundaberg family today to explain how she will slash bills by enabling private energy retailers to compete for customers in

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