STEP UP IN DROUGHT BUDGET SUPPORT

Drought-hit farmers, small businesses and rural towns are set for an immediate cash injection to keep stock fed and watered, keep businesses open, keep locals in work and pump funds into local economies. The Prime Minister said the Coalition Government’s next step of measures to combat the drought’s impact was ready to flow. “We are…

Policies

NATIONALS FEDERAL PARLIAMENTARY COMMUNIQUE

The Nationals Federal Parliamentary team is committed to building a safer, stronger, more prosperous and sustainable regional Australia. As the only political party 100% focused on the needs, hopes and aspirations of regional people, we are determined to deliver for people who live outside our capital cities. Friday’s meeting in Nagambie, Victoria, focused on the…

OUR DROUGHT RESPONSE

Our Government continues to stand with our drought-affected farmers and regional communities. It’s not a set-and-forget response. We continue to listen to farmers and communities affected and will continue to respond. Our National Drought Response Plan has three parts: 1. HELPING THOSE AFFECTED RIGHT NOW First, and most immediately, we’re helping farmers and graziers who…

WORKING FOR YOU

100 days since the federal election We’re getting on with the job and delivering on our plan. This includes delivering tax relief for 10 million Australians. We believe you should keep more of what you earn. We’ve delivered practical help for our drought-affected farmers. We’ve taken action to lower electricity, child care and medical costs.…

VALE TIM FISCHER AC

Statement on the Hon Tim Fischer AC The Nationals family and our nation have today lost a truly great Australian with the very sad passing of the Hon Tim Fischer AC. Tim Fischer was a soldier, a farmer, a politician, a leader, an ambassador, an author, a husband, a father and above all a person…

Budget 2019

Our plan for a stronger economy is putting locals first. The Federal Government is committed to supporting our regional economies to continue to grow and to ensure regional communities are safe, prosperous and sustainable into the future. Our plan builds better and safer infrastructure, provides more quality healthcare in the regions and ensures that our…