Labor’s Repeal of Bikie Laws a Threat to Tourism

30 Mar 2016 1:54 PMJann StuckeyTourism

Tourism is the bread and butter for the sunshine state of Queensland and recent figures show the industry is booming, but Labor’s threats to repeal the LNP’s tough bikie (VLAD) laws could burst the tourism bubble.

Shadow Tourism Minister and member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey says Labor’s Taskforce is due to hand its report to the Attorney-General on March 31 and police, community and...

Racing industry still in dark over Integrity Commission costs

23 Mar 2016 12:22 PMJann StuckeyRacing

Racing Minister Grace Grace has been forced to admit she doesn’t know the cost of the new Racing Integrity Commission after being quizzed by the LNP about cost blowouts associated with the new body.

Shadow Racing Minister Jann Stuckey said Labor still couldn’t address concerns that extra costs associated with the proposed Integrity Commission would be passed onto the industry at a time...

Media Release 17 March 2016 | Jockeys want action, not more political spin

18 Mar 2016 11:22 AMJann StuckeyRacing

Queensland jockeys have been waiting nearly two weeks for answers from Racing Queensland as a deadline looms to a state-wide jockey revolt over cuts to riding fees that are set to take effect from 1 April.

Shadow Racing Minister Jann Stuckey said the jockeys had received advice that Racing Queensland is working on ‘a number of options’ to present to the board but yesterday’s hollow words...

Labor cuts to jockey fees threaten Winter Racing Carnival

17 Mar 2016 10:28 AMJann StuckeyRacing

Racing Minister Grace Grace has no plan to save Queensland’s Winter Racing Carnival from a widespread jockey revolt, as Labor plans to cut riding fees by more than $30 a race from 1 April.

Shadow Racing Minister Jann Stuckey said Queensland jockeys recently voted unanimously that they would not ride should there be any reduction in riding fees, as proposed in Labor’s Tracking Towards...

Currumbin Infrastructure Needs Ignored by ALP

16 Mar 2016 12:58 PMJann StuckeyElectorate

Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey has slammed the Palaszczuk Labor Government for once again overlooking the urgent infrastructure needs of the electorate as a recent report revealed no new infrastructure for the region.

Ms Stuckey, has long been championing for the continued upgrade of the M1 from Varsity Lakes to Tugun, and with the population expected to grow significantly in the next...

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