Biography

As part of a grazing family, Susan McDonald has a deep understanding of regional Queensland and the challenges facing our farmers.

Raised in Cloncurry, Susan attended Mt Isa School of the Air before completing her education in Brisbane. A registered accountant and mum to three teenagers, she is also the Managing Director of Super Butcher retail group.

Susan is passionate about ensuring a bright future for regional Queensland and is especially focused on ensuring regional students get the best possible educational opportunities.

As a Senator, Susan would be based in Townsville, while travelling extensively across the state to ensure local communities are listened to and have their needs addressed.

Anthony Albanese has still not learnt the lessons of Labor’s policy failures and the need for a consistent approach on border protection.

Sep 04

Under the Morrison Government bulk billing is at a record high. Read more at: http://lbr.al/whf0

Sep 04

Did you know 28% of child sex offenders sentenced in Australia last year did not serve one day in jail? That’s just not OK, not even close and it has to change. These offenders are the lowest of the low and we’re going to ensure they go to jail with new mandatory sentencing laws. We owe it to our kids to protect them. What’s more, the most serious offenders could be jailed for life under our new laws we’re going to introduce to Parliament next week.

Sep 03

Today is Australian National Flag Day, marking the anniversary of the day our flag was first flown.

Sep 03