Standing up for Aussie Sugar

The Liberal National Government is standing up for the right of Australia’s sugar industry to a competitive environment by taking action in the World Trade Organization (WTO) regarding India’s use of sugar subsidies. Federal Member for Capricornia, Michelle landry said this action was necessary to keep the level playing field Australia's sugar industry needs. "We are standing up for our sugar industry and the jobs it creates and we won't take a backward step in fighting for the rules-based trade environment Australian farmers need in order to succeed. "We don't think it's good enough for big countries to subsidise their export product and crash the price just to keep[ their growers happy; we

More Places for CQ Uni in $134M Package

More Uni student places a boon for CQ A bold package to encourage and grow access to tertiary education for regional and remote students will benefit Central Queenslanders, says Capricornia MP, Michelle Landry. Federal Member for Capricornia, Michelle Landry, said Coalition Government funding to increase the number of students at CQ University would be a major boost for local students and the local economy. Ms Landry said the Coalition Government was providing an additional $9.1 million over four years to increase the number of bachelor students at CQ University’s regional campuses, including Rockhampton, Townsville and Cairns. CQ University will receive funding for an additional 165 bac

LOCKING IN THE ROCKHAMPTON RING ROAD

Federal funding for the congestion-busting Rockhampton Ring Road has been locked in. The Federal Liberal and Nationals Government will invest $800 million in the project which will cut travel times and boost safety by taking trucks off local streets. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the project was part of the Government’s plan for a stronger economy and record investments in infrastructure. “The Ring Road will keep Rockhampton moving,” the Prime Minister said. “We want to tackle congestion to make life easier for commuters and better connect local farmers and businesses with their customers. “Local MP Michelle Landry has been championing this project and our Government has listened. We’r

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