Veteran’s Affairs ministerial visit is first of many

Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP has hosted the first official ministerial visit to the Petrie electorate with the Federal Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, Senator the Hon. Michael Ronaldson. The visit began with a breakfast at the Redcliffe Golf Club, where Senator Ronaldson met with residents and veterans. “I was very pleased to be…


Eligible school leavers urged to apply now for Youth Allowance

Federal Member for Petrie, Luke Howarth MP is encouraging eligible students in the Petrie electorate to start applying for Youth Allowance. Eligible students aged 16 to 24 can lodge their claim up to 13 weeks before their course or apprenticeship commences ensuring payments start as soon as they begin their course. The New Year period…


Howarth seeking answers on Redcliffe GP super clinic

Federal Member for Petrie, Luke Howarth MP hit the ground running in the first parliamentary sitting weeks, seeking answers on why the Redcliffe GP Super Clinic has not been opened in his electorate. Mr Howarth said the previous Labor Government promised the residents of Redcliffe a GP Super Clinic in 2007 election then again in…


Ballot Opens for 100th Commemorations at Gallipoli Anniversary

Australians who would like the opportunity to attend Anzac Day commemorations at Gallipoli in 2015 can apply for the ballot now, Member for Petrie, Luke Howarth announced today. “The 100th anniversary of the landing of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps at Gallipoli will be a very significant commemorative occasion for the people of…


Full steam ahead for MBRL under the LNP

The Moreton Bay Rail Link will continue full steam ahead under a Federal Coalition Government. Peter Dutton, the Federal Member for Dickson and Shadow Minister for Health and Ageing, and Luke Howarth, Liberal National Candidate for Petrie, have today re-affirmed the Liberal National Party’s commitment to the construction of the Moreton Bay Rail Link.