Where's Macca - December 2018


 

Where's Macca - December 2018

(As then Labor Senator Sue Mackay, who shadowed me as Minister for Regional Services Territories and Local Government, once famously asked back in 2000*)

 

A journal of the whereabouts of North Queensland’s Only Senator Ian Macdonald in December 2018

December 1                 Brisbane – Young LNP Past Presidents’ Gala Dinner
December 2                 Brisbane/Canberra
December 3 - 6            Canberra Senate sittings
December 7 - 8            Canberra
December 9                  Canberra/Perth
December 10               Perth – Legal and Constitutional Affairs Public Hearing -  Inquiry into the
                                     Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Bill 2018 –
                                     Travel to Adelaide
December 11               Adelaide - Legal & Constitutional Affairs Public Hearing -  
                                     Inquiry into the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Bill 2018
                                      – Travel to Sydney
December 12               Sydney - Legal & Constitutional Affairs Public Hearing -  Inquiry into the
                                      Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Bill 2018
December 13                Sydney/Brisbane - Legal & Constitutional Affairs Public Hearing -  
                                       Inquiry into the Federall Circuit and Family Court Australia Bill 2018
                                       – Travel to Townsville
December 14                Townsville -  Legal & Constitutional Affairs Public Hearing -  
                                      Inquiry into the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia Bill 2018
                                      Townsville LNPW Christmas Dinner
December 15               Townsville/Ayr
December 16                Ayr – Burdekin Branch Meeting and Christmas Lunch
December 17                Meeting Lower Burdekin Home for the Aged with Minister Wyatt
December 18                Townsville Office – Constituent meetings
December 19                Townsville Office – Constituent meetings and Herbert FDC Annual
                                      Christmas Drinks
December 20                Townsville Office
December 21                Townsville Office and Staff Christmas Lunch
December 22 – 31        Home in Ayr for Christmas!

 

 

My responsibilities keep me fairly busy. These duties include:

  • Chairman of Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
  • Chairman of the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee
  • Deputy Chair of the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee
  • Chair - Northern Australia Whitepaper Implementation Oversight Committee 
  • Deputy Chair Committee of Privileges - Senate
  • Joint Select Committee on Northern Australia
  • Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters
  • Joint Standing Committee on Treaties
  • A member of no less than 23 parliamentary Friendship Groups 
  • Co-Convener of the Friends of the Outback Highway
  • Patron Senator for the electorates of Kennedy and Herbert

 

If I can help at any time please contact Marie in my office on 4771 3066 (Local call 1300 301 949)

All the best,

Ian Mac.

 

 

                                     

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