Election focus: Gregory candidates live Facebook debate
Independent candidate Bruce Currie, RAPAD deputy chair Bruce Scott, RAPAD chair Rob Chandler, Labor candidate Dave Kerrigan and LNP Gregory MP Lachlan Millar.
Making the most of new technologies in the bush, candidates for the western Queensland seat of Gregory took part in an election debate this morning that was streamed live on Facebook.
The debate, moderated by ABC Western Queensland’s Nicole Bond, featured LMP member for Gregory Lachlan Millar, Labor candidate for the seat, Dave Kerrigan, and Independent candidate Bruce Currie. Watch the debate on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/queenslandcountrylife/
The debate was sponsored by the Remote Area Planning and Development Board (RAPAD).
Candidates debated topics ranging from the proposed Adani coal mine to vegetation management to mental health treatment in rural and remote areas and regionalisation of the public service.
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