Where's Macca July 2017


(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 Senator Ian Macdonald in July 2017
 
July 1                           Kiribati / Tonga Delegation
July 2                           Brisbane – Cairns
July 3                           Port Douglas – Northern Australia Tourism Hearing
July 4                           Cairns – Northern Australia Tourism Hearing
July 5                           Townsville – Northern Australia Tourism Hearing 
                                     Paul Murray Live Panellist
July 6                           Townsville – Constituent meetings 
                                     Young LNP – branch of the year drinks
July 7                           Ayr Office
July 8                           Burdekin Branch AGM
July 10                         Townsville – Constituent meetings
July 11                         Townsville – Convention Centre Upgrade opening
July 12                         Townsville – Constituent meetings
July 13                         Brisbane – Corporate Observers / LNP Women’s Event
July 14 – 16                  Brisbane – LNP State Convention
July 17                         Brisbane – Constituent meetings / Young LNP State Council
July 18                         Townsville office
July 19 – 20                  Cairns Show
July 21                         Charters Towers – Blackheath and Thornburgh College Opening
July 24                         Ayr Office
July 25                         Townsville – Constituent meetings
July 26                         Townsville office
July 27                         Abergowrie – St Theresa’s College
July 28                         Atherton Tablelands – NQLGA Conference
July 29                         Mareeba – Wastewater Treatment Plant upgrade
July 30                         Mareeba – Ayr

My responsibilities keep me fairly busy. These duties include: 
 
  • Chairman of the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee
  • Deputy Chair of the Legal and Constitutional Affairs References Committee
  • Chair - Northern Whitepaper Implementation Oversight Committee
  • Deputy Chair Committee of Privileges - Senate
  • Joint Select Committee on Northern Australia
  • Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
  • Joint Standing Committee on Trade and Investment 
  • A member of no less than 23 parliamentary Friendship Groups 
  • Co-Convener of the Friends of the Outback Highway
  • Patron Senator for the electorate of Kennedy 
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