BIG ISSUES POLL: Have your say what Rockhampton's important issues were going into the 2020 Queensland Election.
BIG ISSUES POLL: Have your say what Rockhampton's important issues were going into the 2020 Queensland Election.

Poll: Vote online to decide Rocky’s biggest election issue

IN PREPARATION for Thursday's online debate between the candidates contesting the seat of Rockhampton in the 2020 State Election, we're asking you to participate in our massive poll of election issues.

The topics with the strongest community backing will form the basis of our questions to the candidates - so vote below to have your voice heard.

Poll: What are Rockhampton’s big issues for the 2020 State Election?

This poll ended on 30 October 2020.

Current Results

Job creation

12%

Reducing cost of living pressures

4%

Building a HELE coal-fired power station

8%

Rolling out more renewable energy generation

3%

Upgrading the region's roads

3%

Support for small and medium businesses

1%

Homelessness / emergency housing

1%

Reducing youth crime

14%

Funding the construction of the South Rockhampton flood levee

2%

Upgrading GKI's infrastructure including a connection to mainland power and water

4%

Providing tax cuts or no new taxes

0%

Lowering power prices

2%

Addressing Queensland's vegetation management laws

0%

Reducing school bullying

0%

Building a high school at Gracemere

3%

Maintaining or growing front line services

0%

Building more water infrastructure including the Bradfield Scheme and Gap Dam

8%

Improving the health system including increased specialist health care services

5%

Increasing funding for TAFE and apprenticeships

1%

Improving access and pricing for medicinal cannabis

0%

Boosting tourism

0%

Cutting green tape to support Queensland's resource industry

1%

Addressing high fuel costs

1%

Boosting the beef industry

0%

Fighting for cheaper regional airfares

2%

Building Yeppoon's convention centre

0%

Law and order including harsher penalties for repeat offending

8%

Attracting more businesses to the region

2%

Building a stadium in Rockhampton

0%

Improving access to public transport

1%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.



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