Queensland tourism operators shine at 2015 awards

14 Nov 2015 11:15 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Shadow Minister for Tourism Jann Stuckey congratulated the Queensland tourism industry as she joined hundreds of the best and brightest shining lights at the 2015 Queensland Tourism and Industry Council’s (QTIC) awards last night.

“These awards encourage every nominee to analyse their business operations and take extra pride in their product or service,” Ms Stuckey said.

“The experienced...

Labor must commit to tourism funding for RTOs

12 Nov 2015 11:03 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Regional Tourism Organisations (RTO) have been left in limbo by the Palaszczuk Labor Government after Tourism Minister Kate Jones repeatedly refused to commit to future funding.

Today in Parliament, the Shadow Minister for Tourism Jann Stuckey demanded Minister Jones give assurances that funding for RTOs will remain at 2014-15 levels and is secure for the next four years.

Ms Stuckey said...

Labor closes Queensland for business

28 Oct 2015 11:07 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

The Palaszczuk Labor Government has been left red-faced after it was revealed that a phone number listed on its Tourism Investment Attraction Unit (TIAU) website had been disconnected for months.

Minister Kate Jones only became aware of the embarrassing blunder after Shadow Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey questioned her about it in Parliament yesterday.

Ms Jones subsequently asked her...

LNP’s International Tourism Strategy Pays Off

29 Jul 2015 11:45 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

International tourists have voted with their feet and vindicated the former LNP Government’s tourism strategy, spending record amounts in Queensland.

Shadow Tourism and Events Minister Jann Stuckey said figures released today by Tourism Research Australia confirmed the LNP’s targeted campaign continues to pay off.

“International visitor expenditure to the year ending March 2015 was a...

LNP’s Queen’s Wharf project a boon for tourism

21 Jul 2015 11:42 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Shadow Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Sport and Racing Jann Stuckey today welcomed the announcement that Echo is the successful tenderer for the Queen’s Wharf Integrated Resort project.

Ms Stuckey said she was proud to have been part of an LNP Government that conceived the project and made it possible.

“As part of our commitment to growing the Queensland economy to create jobs, the...

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