Currumbin MP pushes Labor Government to fix Rural Firies dilemma

7 Aug 2017 4:37 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, Major Events

New laws that commenced today restricting heavy vehicles to the left lanes of the M1 had rural fire brigade members concerned the changes would impede their ability to swiftly respond to emergencies.


Gold Coast Rural Fire Brigades were left in the dark after the Palaszczuk Government’s new M1 heavy vehicle laws failed to exempt the volunteer group’s fire trucks from the left lanes....

Cooly Rocks On the southern Gold Coast

7 Jun 2014 9:41 AMJann StuckeyElectorate, News, Tourism, Major Events

Saturday, June 07, 2014

Thousands of car enthusiasts will flock to Cooly Rocks On this weekend where a nostalgic mix of custom and classic vehicles, hot rods and retro markets will provide a big boost for the region’s tourism industry as well as local small businesses.

Attending the festival today, Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games and Member...

Strong Plan boosts tourism, events, small business and the Commonwealth Games

3 Jun 2014 9:36 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, The Commonwealth Games, Major Events

Tuesday, June 03, 2014

The 2014-15 State Budget will deliver $250 million in funding for new sporting and tourism infrastructure, more programs to drive more investment in small business and boost Queensland visitor numbers.

Treasurer Tim Nicholls said the Budget delivered a strong plan for a brighter future by focusing on growing Queensland’s four pillar economy,...

Gold Coast welcomes Blues to Broadbeach

19 May 2014 4:02 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Monday, May 19, 2014

The Gold Coast economy is set to be boosted by more than $12 million, with the Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival returning on 22-25th May.

The award-winning festival was officially launched by the Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey, who said the four-day major event would see 60 performers deliver more than 330...

The Magic Flute world-premiere on Gold Coast

9 May 2014 11:29 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Friday, May 09, 2014

The Southern Gold Coast will take centre-stage this weekend as audiences gather for the Queensland-exclusive performance of Opera Australia’s The Magic Flute.

Minister for Tourism and Major Events Jann Stuckey said the Opera on the Beach would present spectators with three unforgettable performances set against the picturesque backdrop of Greenmount Beach, delivering...

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