Transport debacle tarnishes GC on Opening Night

Transport debacle tarnishes GC on Opening Night

5 Apr 2018 12:35 PMJann StuckeySport, The Commonwealth Games, Major Events

Last night’s transport debacle should never have happened said former Commonwealth Games Minister and member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey.

“The Palaszczuk Government’s decision to give the bus transport tender to Victorian company has tarnished the reputation of our local public transport operators,” Ms Stuckey said.

“Disgruntled residents told me up to 40 people in wheelchairs were stranded...

Racing Integrity Commission cost blow-out kept secret

13 Jan 2016 3:57 PMJann StuckeyNews, Racing, Sport

Queensland’s racing industry faces more uncertainty in 2016 as Labor withholds the costs for the proposed new Racing Integrity Commission.Shadow Racing Minister Jann Stuckey said the Palaszczuk Labor Government was grossly incompetent and deceitful with the latest revelation they could not or would not make public the costs of the new Commission.“Racing industry confidence is going from bad to...

Currumbin Sporting Clubs Gain $207,000 in New Year Funding

11 Jan 2016 3:13 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News, Sport

Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP congratulated all the clubs in Currumbin which were successful in the recently announced, Get Playing Places and Spaces and Get Going Clubs funding rounds.In total Currumbin received over $200,000 from the Get in the Game initiative which comprises 4 programs. Get in the Game was created under the former LNP Government to encourage more sporting activity by...

Clock ticking on funding for V8 Supercars

23 Oct 2015 10:20 AMJann StuckeyNews, Sport

Shadow Minister for Tourism and Major Events Jann Stuckey has called on the Palaszczuk Government to commit to future funding for the V8 Supercars and to provide certainty for the Gold Coast’s tourism industry.

Ms Stuckey said without a firm commitment from Labor concerns would be aired regarding this popular event’s future.

“V8 Supercars on the Gold Coast is the biggest event on the...

Cairns welcomes first NRL Premiership Match

21 Jun 2013 4:38 PMJann StuckeyNews, Sport

Sunday, June 16, 2013

Tropical North Queensland is abuzz with Rugby League excitement as the South Sydney Rabbitohs take on the Gold Coast Titans today in the region’s first ever NRL Premiership match – ‘Rumble at the Reef’.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey welcomed the first instalment of a three year agreement for the South...

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