New laws make school fundraisers easier

22 Mar 2013 3:50 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

22 March 2013

Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said new laws introduced to parliament would save time and money for community groups.

Schools and community groups in the Currumbin electorate will no longer require a Community Liquor Permit (CLP) for fundraising events under these new laws.

“Schools and community groups host these events simply to raise money for their students or...

Townsville shines in new tourism campaign

22 Mar 2013 3:46 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Friday, March 22, 2013

A campaign showcasing the diversity and strength of Townsville and North Queensland events has been launched today, to encourage visitors to extend their stay in the region.

In Townsville today, Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey said the ‘Townsville Shines’ initiative was the largest campaign to be carried out in the area in more than a decade.

“Although it has...

Currumbin clubs set to Get Going

22 Mar 2013 10:38 AMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

22 March 2013Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated 11 sporting and recreation clubs in the Currumbin electorate for receiving funding under the Newman Government’s Get Going initiative that has provided $18 million in grassroots funding.“Get Going is in initiative of the LNP’s Get in the Game program which is designed to get more young people playing sport and involved in...

Stuckey praises Newman Government support of koalas

21 Mar 2013 1:44 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

Jann at CWS Hospital with koala Yani.21 March 2013Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the announcement of funding for the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary Hospital Foundation under the Newman Government’s Koala Rescue and Rehabilitation Grants.“The Currumbin Wildlife Hospital Foundation will receive funding of more than $22,700 to construct a koala rehabilitation facility,” Ms Stuckey...

Queensland welcomes 1 million extra visitors in 2012

21 Mar 2013 1:40 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Thursday, March 21, 2013

Queensland welcomed more than 1,000,000 extra Australian travellers in 2012 compared with 2011, new domestic visitor figures have revealed today.

It’s the first time since the 2007 calendar year the state has recorded an annual domestic visitor increase of more than a million, indicating a resurgence in the Queensland tourism industry.

Tourism Minister Jann...

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