Jarratt buck-passes responsibility on tourism downturn

13 Jan 2012 10:21 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

13 January 2012

BLIGH Labor and its Tourism Minister Jan Jarratt were desperately attempting to buck-pass responsibility for their years of neglect of Queensland’s tourism sector by crying poor to the Federal government.

LNP Shadow Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey said Queensland tourism rightfully deserved Federal support, but responsibility for neglect, lack of leadership and hostile...

Pacific worker trial a win for Queensland tourism

20 Dec 2011 11:07 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

20 December 2011

THE three-year trial for Pacific Island guest workers was consistent with the LNP plan for tourism and will help redress chronic staff shortages in Queensland’s struggling tourism sector, the LNP said today.

LNP Shadow Minister for Tourism Jann Stuckey welcomed the trial, saying it was a win for accommodation providers, particularly in regional Queensland, who’d been...

M1 Starved of Funds for Improvements

12 May 2011 12:09 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

12 May 2011

Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, said the Currumbin Electorate has once again missed out on desperately needed funds to widen the congested  M1 following this week’s Federal Budget.

“The Federal Government’s budget brings more disappointing news for southern Gold Coast residents who are no closer to securing funds for the much needed widening of the M1 from Worongary to...

Debate Over Fishing Ban Heats Up

19 Aug 2010 10:49 AMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

19 August 2010

Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey last night slammed the refusal by the Federal Labor Government to reveal plans for proposed fishing bans in 30% of Australian waters.

“It is unforgivable that Federal Labor refuses to reveal their plans regarding recommendations in the Marine Bioregional Planning Process just days out from a federal election,” Ms Stuckey said.

“Federal...

Greens deal will hit Gold Coast fishing and tourism

17 Aug 2010 1:08 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

17 August 2010

QUEENSLAND’s fishing and tourism industries were under threat from Labor’s sneaky deal with The Greens to lock-up huge tracts of ocean off the Gold and Fraser Coasts.

LNP Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey said the Gold Coast was already suffering and hardly needed another ill-conceived plan with no thought for the damage to tourism, fishing and local jobs.

Ms Stuckey...

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