Racing Minister withholding facts

22 Jan 2016 3:58 PMJann StuckeyNews, Racing

The LNP Opposition has accused Racing Minister Grace Grace of withholding information and making a string of unacceptable mistakes while trying to push through unpopular legislation.

Shadow Racing Minister Jann Stuckey said racing in Queensland continues to go backwards under the new Labor Minister and the industry deserves better.

“On 18 December 2015, I wrote to Minister Grace asking...

Clock ticking on racing submissions

21 Jan 2016 1:46 PMJann StuckeyNews, Racing

With only seven days left to lodge submissions to the state parliamentary committee responsible for reporting on the Racing Integrity Bill the LNP are urging people to have their say.

Shadow Minister for Racing Jann Stuckey said LNP’s broad consultation with industry across Queensland had revealed widespread anger and frustration at Labor’s refusal to listen to their concerns.

“Industry...

Shadow Minister takes hands-on approach towards local tourism industry

21 Jan 2016 1:38 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Shadow Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Sport and Racing Jann Stuckey this week paid her second visit to Toowoomba in a matter of months to consult with the Member for Toowoomba North and local Councillors on our local tourism industry.

Trevor Watts and local Councillors’ Geoff McDonald and Nancy Sommerfield met with Ms Stuckey at the Toowoomba Railway Station to discuss Toowoomba’s...

Labor’s contempt for Queensland racing deepens

19 Jan 2016 1:35 PMJann StuckeyNews, Racing

As the LNP continues its extensive consultation process with Queensland’s besieged racing industry the Palaszczuk Labor Government remains hostile, resorting to name calling and harassment of clubs.

Shadow Minister for Racing Jann Stuckey held her third racing roundtable in Brisbane today and said the industry frustration was palpable as they felt shut out by the Labor Government.

“In the...

LNP Racing Roundtable in Toowoomba to hear local concerns

18 Jan 2016 10:26 AMJann StuckeyNews, Racing

Shadow minister for Racing Jann Stuckey today visited racing industry stakeholders and representatives as part of the LNPs ongoing broad consultation process from Far North Queensland to the Gold and Sunshine Coasts and out West.

Invited by Toowoomba North MP Trevor Watts to meet with local turf club officials and representatives of the racing industry, Ms Stuckey held a roundtable at...

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