Packed crowd at Community Cabinet official reception

PREMIER Campbell Newman addressed a packed crowd in Hervey Bay late on Sunday afternoon at the official reception of the Community Cabinet.

Several hundred volunteers, business leaders and community leaders from across the Fraser Coast mingled with the Queensland Cabinet for the hour-long event at the Hervey Bay Boat Club.

Mr Newman highlighted the impact of the floods on the Fraser Coast and spoke about the government budget cuts implemented since his election.



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