Brisbane firm to design new Queensland State Velodrome

13 Jun 2014 9:52 AMJann StuckeyNews, The Commonwealth Games

Friday, June 13, 2014

Brisbane-based firm Cox Rayner Architects will design the new $55 million Queensland State Velodrome project, a facility integral to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure and Planning Jeff Seeney said the success of the firm in designing the facility would keep dollars in the local economy and...

New luxury hotel opens its doors in Brisbane

4 Mar 2014 4:07 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Tuesday, March 04, 2014

The opening of the first international, brand name hotel in Brisbane in more than a decade has been celebrated as a major boost to tourism in Queensland.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said it shows confidence in the sector, which the Government promised to grow as one of the four pillars of the...

English tour facilities ahead of Commonwealth Games

15 Jan 2014 3:55 PMJann StuckeyNews, The Commonwealth Games

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Commonwealth Games England representatives are the first of many team officials to inspect sporting facilities ahead of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Minister for the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said representatives from England were touring Queensland to examine training venues to be used in a pre-Commonwealth Games Holding Camp.

“We are...

All-star line-up serves up record Brisbane International 2014

6 Jan 2014 3:36 PMJann StuckeyNews, Major Events

Monday, January 06, 2014

Queensland’s capital has served up a great start to 2014 with the Brisbane International welcoming a record attendance of 105,730 across the eight-day tournament. 

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said the tournament, now in its fourth year, had grown to become a summer spectacular on the Brisbane event...

New Zealanders invited to take in a blockbuster Brisbane event

17 Oct 2013 12:59 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Thursday, October 17, 2013

An invitation to attend Brisbane’s blockbuster summer event season will be extended to New Zealanders as part of a new tourism marketing campaign which began this week.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said New Zealand was Brisbane’s largest international market with 171,000 New Zealanders travelling to...

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