Bundaberg’s Bankruptcy rate under Labor

“Hearing about business closures at any time is very disappointing.” “These statistics are more than just numbers, they’re the livelihoods of members of community and all levels of government should be working together to help our small businesses thrive. “Bundaberg businesses are struggling under Labor’s year on year tax hikes,

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Bundy High visit to Queensland Parliament House

More than 30 Year 11 and 12 Legal Studies students from Bundaberg State High School joined State Member for Bundaberg David Batt in Queensland Parliament this week. As part of the parliamentary education program, the students are given the opportunity to learn about Parliament and Government in Queensland, tour the

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Labor’s ridiculous reef rules

“Our farmers are seriously suffering under Queensland Labor; they’re dealing with soaring electricity prices, decreased water security and extreme vegetation management laws, only to be hit again with these ridiculous reef regulations,” Mr Batt said. “No one wants to see the Great Barrier Reef come under threat, including our farmers,

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Batt launches Daffodil Day Appeal in Bundy

State Member for Bundaberg David Batt has today joined the Bundaberg Branch of Cancer Council Queensland and the staff at Grindstone Coffee House to launch the 33rd year of the Daffodil Day Appeal. With just over two weeks until Daffodil Day on Friday August 23, Mr Batt is encouraging local

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Labor’s one size fits all approach limits Bundy jobs

“Here in Bundaberg we desperately need a voice in skills and workforce development to help ensure training leads to real jobs for local residents,” Mr Batt said. In response to yet another anti-job and anti-region budget, the LNP announced our plan to establish an Industry Skills Council, so it’s positive

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Batt calls for gov savings to be reinvested into schools

15 State Schools across the Bundaberg and Burnett electorates are set to see solar panels and other energy saving devices installed under the Advancing Clean Energy Schools (ACES) program. Members for Burnett and Bundaberg, Stephen Bennett and David Batt, said it’s great to see the State Government investing in our

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Labor is crushing our sugar industry

The State Member’s for Bundaberg and Burnett are standing up for Queensland’s Sugar Industry after it copped disparaging comments from Minister Cameron Dick during Parliament’s Committee Estimates. During the State Development, Natural Resources and Agricultural Industry Development Committee Estimates Hearing, Minister Dick said the Government “is trying to transition mills

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Batt celebrates with Bundaberg North Cricket Club

State Member for Bundaberg David Batt has joined members of the Bundaberg North Cricket Club to officially unveil their brand new training equipment. As a result of a successful application in Round 99 of the Gambling Community Benefit Fund (GCBF), the club was granted $31,315.00 to purchase a bowling machine,

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