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.

I met young Josh at Westmead Hospital just under three months ago and I promised we’d go see a Sharks v Dragons game...

Aug 19

Today the government lays out an ambitious timetable to implement the royal commission’s remaining recommendations.

Our reforms will deliver more accountability, transparency and protections, without compromising the flow of credit and competition...

Aug 19

A Liberal and Nationals Government means a stronger economy with more jobs.

Aug 16

The Morrison Government is focused on delivering on our plan to create 1.25 million more jobs over the next five years.

Aug 15