Speeches

Legal Affairs and Community Safety Committee

Report, Motion to Take Note Mr PERRETT (Gympie—LNP) (3.51 pm): I rise to speak on the examination of Queensland Audit Office report No. 6 of 2018-19, Delivering coronial services. The auditor examined whether agencies are effective and efficient in supporting the...

Regional and Rural Queensland, Coronavirus Response

Mr PERRETT (Gympie—LNP) (2.00 pm): As Queensland tries to dig itself out of the economic hole from the coronavirus pandemic, the Palaszczuk Labor government continues to fail rural and regional communities with its lacklustre and underwhelming support. It is no secret...

Legal Affairs and Community Safety Committee

Report, Motion to Take Note Mr PERRETT (Gympie—LNP) (3.32 pm): I rise to speak on the Examination of Queensland Audit Office report 5: 2018-19: Follow-up of bushfire prevention and preparedness. This report looks at a 2018 QAO report that examined the progress of...

Adjournment – Gympie Electorate, Australia Day Awards

Mr PERRETT (Gympie—LNP) (7.00 pm): The Gympie community punches above its weight when it comes to volunteering and giving back to our community. Just how deep the commitment of many locals is was brought home on Australia Day. Three of our own—Marlene Owens, Chris...