Speeches

Palaszczuk Labor Government, Performance

Mr PERRETT (Gympie—LNP) (2.53 pm): Five years under the Palaszczuk Labor government has been a relentless struggle for Queensland farmers, fishers and foresters. Those who live with the consequence of Labor’s incompetence and its anti-farmer, anti-region agenda know...

Agriculture Industry, Queensland Border Closure

Mr PERRETT (Gympie—LNP) (2.18 pm): The escalating health situation interstate has justified closing Queensland borders, but the impact on farmers and our agricultural industries, especially in border communities, needs commonsense attention. The specialist nature of...

Forest Wind Farm Development Bill

Mr PERRETT (Gympie—LNP) (12.22 pm): I rise to speak on the Forest Wind Farm Development Bill 2020. The committee report states that this bill has two distinct and unrelated policy objectives. That alone should raise concerns about the haphazard and chaotic way this...

Gympie Electorate, Cooloola Coast

Mr PERRETT (Gympie—LNP) (6.09 pm): The Cooloola Coast—Rainbow Beach, Cooloola Cove, and Tin Can Bay—is a cheap, easily accessible, family friendly, adventure based holiday destination. Rainbow Beach—the gateway to Fraser Island—is a 100 per cent tourist based economy...