North Australia Joint Standing Committee axing fires up Coalition MPs

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
Updated August 2 2022 - 7:53am, first published 2:00am
Senator Susan McDonald is among a number of vocal Coalition MPs concerned that northern Australia will be moved far down the list of government priorities. Picture: Supplied

A decision by the federal Labor government to axe the Joint Standing Committee on Northern Australia has been slammed by the Coalition's northern MPs.

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Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications.

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