Far North Qld MPs take New Deal Plan to the Premier

Far North MPs Desley Boyle, Steve Wettenhall, Curtis Pitt and Jason O’Brien have today presented a proposal to Premier Anna Bligh, to turn around high unemployment in the region as a result of the Global Financial Crisis. The delegation outlined for the Premier the...

Mooted Edmonton project could mean jobs paradise

Member for Mulgrave Curtis Pitt has welcomed the move by Queensland’s Coordinator-General, Colin Jensen, to declare a proposed $3 billion tourism development south of Cairns a ‘significant project’. Mr Pitt said the proposed Tropical Paradise Resort Project would see...

Medical model for Babinda moving ahead

The working group tasked with developing sustainable medical care for Babinda met today and progress is being made on making the community’s preferred model a reality. Mulgrave MP Curtis Pitt said he has been working closely with Cairns and Hinterland Health Service...

Tender process underway for radiology services

The tender process for radiology services in the Cairns Health District, including the provision of a CT scanner for Innisfail and Atherton Hospitals will be underway this week, Member for Mulgrave Curtis Pitt said today. Mr Pitt said advertising for the tender will...