Howzat! Countdown to World Cup cricket begins

14 Feb 2014 11:36 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Friday, February 14, 2014

The long run up has begun to the ICC Cricket world cup, with play to commence one year from today, on 14 February 2015.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said that the ICC Cricket World Cup will be played in Australia for the first time in 23 years.

“This is a once in a generation event and will help...

Cricket’s great trophies at The Gabba

25 Nov 2013 3:15 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

Thursday, November 21, 2013

The Gabba will play host to more than just the best cricketers from Australia and England during the first few days of the Ashes.

Major Events Minister Jann Stuckey and Sports Minister Steven Dickson today announced the ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy would also be onsite for fans to take photos with, as part of a promotion for the Cricket World Cup 2015.

Ms...

2015 Cricket World Cup affordable for all

14 Nov 2013 11:21 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 

Queensland is set to get a further economic boost from the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup with thousands of families to benefit from a range of affordable ticketing options announced today.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey said the announcement will help to lift the state’s $22 billion tourism industry, which...

Queensland scores 2014 Cricket Test

17 Sep 2013 10:58 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Thousands of Indian travellers and cricket enthusiasts from home and abroad will descend on Brisbane next year with the Gabba confirmed to host an India v Australia Test Match.

Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Jann Stuckey welcomed the announcement made by Cricket Australia last night.

“I am delighted Queensland...

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