Tourism whacked as carbon tax hits airlines

28 Feb 2012 5:04 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

28 February 2012

LABOR’S carbon tax was set to hit airlines with Virgin confirming today it will be forced to add a CT surcharge* to domestic and code-shared international flights from July 1.

LNP Shadow Minister for Tourism, Manufacturing and Small Business Jann Stuckey said the surcharge was another hit for Queensland tourism already hurting from the high cost of compliance, red tape,...

Families to see carbon tax impact on power bills

24 Feb 2012 3:46 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

24 February 2012

Residents of Currumbin will see the real cost of Labor’s carbon tax on their power bills under an LNP government, Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP said today.

Ms Stuckey said Labor’s carbon tax would hit all Currumbin households and businesses. It would cost jobs and lead to huge price rises – especially for electricity.

“The tired, 20-year Labor Government refused...

Tourism Minister wild about carbon tax

24 Aug 2011 9:33 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Small Business

23 August 2011

IN yet another attempt to avoid the true cost to tourism and small business, Tourism Minister Jan Jarratt today told parliament Labor’s carbon tax would be good for tourism.

LNP Shadow Minister for Tourism, Manufacturing and Small Business Jann Stuckey said every tourism operator would be horrified by Jan Jarratt’s latest effort to gloss the impact of the carbon tax on...

Jarratt stays silent over carbon tax whack

4 Aug 2011 12:34 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Small Business

4 August 2011

TOURISM Minister Jan Jarratt knew all about the impact of Labor’s job-destroying carbon tax while telling Queensland tourism operators and small businesses to ‘wait and see’ the LNP said today.

LNP Shadow Minister for Tourism, Manufacturing and Small Business Jann Stuckey questioned Minister Jarratt in parliament this morning about her duplicitous behaviour.

“During...

Jarratt supports carbon tax hit on Gold Coast tourism

12 Jul 2011 12:41 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

12 July 2011

TOURISM Minister Jan Jarratt, Premier Bligh and the rest of her team were all supporting Labor’s carbon tax hit on Gold Coast tourism, the LNP said today.

LNP Shadow Minister for Tourism, Manufacturing and Small Business Jann Stuckey said Jan Jarratt, Southport MP Peter Lawlor, Broadwater MP Peta-Kaye Croft, Burleigh MP Christine Smith and Albert MP and former Minister...

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