One year on – Commonwealth Games on time and on budget

9 Nov 2012 1:13 PMJann StuckeyNews, The Commonwealth Games

Friday, November 09, 2012In the lead up to the first anniversary of the Gold Coast winning the right to host the Commonwealth Games, preparations are on time and on budget to stage a great Games in 2018.Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Minister Jann Stuckey said this weekend marked the first anniversary of the Gold Coast being awarded the right to stage the Games...

E-tablets for Currumbin special needs students

8 Nov 2012 12:03 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

8th November 2012

Jann Stuckey MP Member for Currumbin has announced that 6 local schools in Currumbin have received tablet computers (e-tablets) as part of the Newman Government’s $3.5 million eLearning for Special Needs Students’ initiative. 

“The Newman Government has provided more than 7,000 e-tablets for Queensland state schools with special education programs,” Ms Stuckey said.

“By...

Tourism Queensland hatches campaign to kick start turtle season

8 Nov 2012 11:46 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

8/11/12

A new $200,000 tourism marketing campaign is encouraging Australians to book ahead and secure a front-row seat to Queensland’s spectacular turtle show.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said the season would officially begin on Saturday 10 November with nightly ranger-guided turtle encounters at Mon Repos to welcome the...

60,000 to make eclipse pilgrimage to Queensland’s Tropical North

7 Nov 2012 3:50 PMJann Stuckey

07/11/2012

Tropical North Queensland is preparing to welcome an estimated 60,000 people to witness the region’s first total solar eclipse in more than 1,300 years.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said hot air balloons, Great Barrier Reef islands, cruise ships, dive boats and palm-fringed beaches are just some of the vantage points...

Gold Coast tourism operators go digital for China market

7 Nov 2012 3:48 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

07/11/2012

Gold Coast tourism operators are being urged by the Newman Government to broaden their marketing strategy to attract more Chinese independent travellers.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said digital marketing workshops were being held in the region this week to help operators improve their online activity.

“Last...

Page 5 of 6 : Blog Posts 21-25 of 29