Statement

My priority is to ensure Bill Shorten never becomes Prime Minister of this country. I will work hard every day until the next election to ensure the Coalition wins and that we save the country from a Shorten Labor government. Thank you to my colleagues for their considerable support in the Party Room this morning.…

TRANSCRIPT – INTERVIEW WITH RAY HADLEY, 2GB-4BC – 16 AUGUST 2018

 RAY HADLEY:   Minister good morning.  PETER DUTTON:          Good morning Ray.  RAY HADLEY:   Is it suboptimal?  PETER DUTTON:          Well there’s a policy that the Government’s got. The Prime Minister, like all of us, wants to see power prices reduced for businesses, for households, for pensioners and the Government’s come up with a policy and we believe…

Counter-terrorism powers and offences extended

The Turnbull Government has today secured passage of the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2018 to extend critical counter-terrorism powers and offences for a further three years. Attorney-General Christian Porter and the Minister for Home Affairs Peter Dutton, welcomed the successful passage of the Bill, which ensures law enforcement and national security agencies have…

PROBUS CLUB CELEBRATES 20TH ANNIVERSARY

The Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton has congratulated the Probus Club of Albany Creek on their twenty year anniversary.  The local organisation started from humble beginnings growing from a monthly meeting in 1998 to branching out to holidays, special interests and membership constantly growing. Since its inception the Albany Creek Probus Club has gone…

USC PETRIE CAMPUS STARTING TO BECOME A REALITY

Construction of the University of the Sunshine Coast’s Petrie Campus is gaining momentum with the opening of the state of the art precinct now only 18 months away. Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton, Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth and Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham attended the site today to mark the…

NEW ROUND TO ELIMINATE MOBILE BLACK SPOTS

The local communities of Cashmere, Dayboro, Highvale, Samford and Wights Mountain benefited from the last round of the Mobile Black Spot Program receiving funding to construct towers to improve mobile phone coverage. Now there is another opportunity for communities to identify additional areas for improved Mobile phone coverage across the Dickson electorate. The  next round…