Craig Crawford

Craig Crawford has been the Member for Barron River since 2015.

Craig Crawford MP is delivering for Barron River.

As a former paramedic and union delegate, Craig spent many years defending the workers’ rights and entitlements of paramedics. This is what led him to enter politics.

Craig is known for delivering on election promises and delivering for the Barron River community. Namely, the Smithfield Bypass, the new six-lane Yorkeys Knob Boat Ramp, the Bill Fulton Bridge in Redlynch, a new fire station in Smithfield, new ambulances for Smithfield and Kuranda and $1 million in funding for YAPS (a no-kill local animal shelter) and $1.5 million in funding towards a new clubhouse for Ellis Beach Surf Life Saving Club.

He believes in equality, opportunity, fairness, and reform. From delivering better education and health services, building roads, and supporting more action on climate change, Craig is dedicated to standing up for local workers and their families.