This data was produced by OpenAustralia from a variety of sources.

RSS feed Bob Katter MP

Photo of Bob Katter
  • Katter's Australian Party Representative for Kennedy
  • Changed party from Independent on 27 Sep 2011
  • Entered House of Representatives on 13 March 1993 — Federal election
  • Email me whenever Bob Katter speaks (no more than once per day)

RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Statements by Members: Banking and Financial Services (27 Feb 2024)

“I had a person come in. They had lost $32,700 out of their account. They're just an ordinary person. She looked like she'd retired, and $32,700 was taken out of her account. It was robbed from her through the bank's operations. My own wife had $746 vanish out of one of our accounts. Monique Ryan called a meeting here, and over 200 people—I counted—came to the meeting. The...”

Adjournment: Australia: Resources (15 Feb 2024)

“I hold up this map. I carry them around with me and hand them out. I say, 'What's that?' and they say, 'It's a map of Australia.' Everyone says it's a map of Australia. A government member: Where's Tassie? It's a map of Australia shorn of the eastern seaboard—a little 100 kilometre strip there—and shorn of Victoria, but who'd miss Victoria!”

Adjournment: Australia: Resources (15 Feb 2024)

“Yes, we dropped Perth out, but everyone in Western Australia hates Perth, so I don't think anyone in Western Australia would object to Perth being taken out. If you take Perth, Victoria and that little narrow coast out, it's basically still a map of Australia. It has 92 per cent of Australia. There are 1.2 million people living there. Do you think that 250 years ago we Australians, with...”

More of Bob Katter's recent appearances

Numbers

Please note that numbers do not measure quality. Also, Representatives may do other things not currently covered by this site. (More about this)

  • Has spoken in 54 debates in the last year — average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 29 comments on this Representative's speeches — well above average amongst Representatives.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 14–15 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
  • 102 people are tracking whenever this Representative speaks — email me whenever Bob Katter speaks.
  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 639 times in debates — well above average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)