Latest News

May
30
Cairns Post Opinion
Two years ago, just after the election, Member for Cairns Gavin King and I met with John Borghetti , CEO of Virgin Australia, one of the most progressive companies in Australia. We asked why Virgin could not operate directly into Cairns from Singapore a
Click here to read the full story.
May
2
Yorkeys Knob Boat Ramp upgrade

Barron River boaties will benefit from a $1.1 million project to upgrade the public boat ramp at Yorkeys Knob, which begins on Wednesday 7 May.

Member for Barron River Michael Trout said the upgrade was part of the State Government deliverin
Click here to read the full story.
Apr
20
Premierís Anzac Prize for local student
St Andrewís Catholic College student Jamal Hammett-Ryan has embarked on the trip of a lifetime to Gallipoli and the Western Front as a recipient of the 2014 Premierís Anzac Prize.

The Year 12 student left Brisbane on 20 April for the two-week jou
Click here to read the full story.
Apr
18
Barron River community groups share over $132,000
Eight Barron River Electorate Community Groups have shared in a total of over $132,000 funding through the Gambling Community Benefit Fund.



Member for Barron River Michael Trout MP said Round 79 of the Gambling Community Benefit Fund (
Click here to read the full story.