A Big Wig Kicks Around the Region

Federal Small Business Minister Michael McCormack

Federal Small Business Minister Michael McCormack has been kicking around the southern parts of the Maranoa electorate taking the pulse of small business at a series of round table forums and meetings and he has one clear message. “A cut in the company tax rate – to its lowest level in half a … [Read more...]

Inland Rail Gains Smoother Run

Inland rail map

The $10 billion Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail Programme moves a step closer with some red tape now cut as the Coordinator-General helps progress a 73-km stretch from Toowoomba to Grandchester. Two key sections of the proposed 1710km freight route near Toowoomba had been declared coordinated … [Read more...]

Recognition for the Regions

Fiona-Nash 3

The Federal Member for Maranoa, David Littleproud has welcomed the announcement made by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and the Minister for Regional Development, Minister Fiona Nash, to establish a Regional Ministerial Taskforce. The plan is for the taskforce to help drive economic and social … [Read more...]