LNP secures grassroots sports funding

6 Jul 2015 11:59 AMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

Pressure from the Opposition has seen the Palaszczuk-Gordon Government re-commit to the hugely popular Get in the Game program.

Member for Currumbin and Shadow Minister for Sport, Jann Stuckey MP said the previous LNP Government had committed $68 million for the state-wide initiative and up until now, Labor had been refusing to follow through with the funding.

“Local clubs in Currumbin...

Labor sidelines key grassroots sports funding

1 Jul 2015 11:54 AMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

The Opposition has urged the Palaszczuk-Gordon Government to step up to the plate and outline their state-wide plan for sport and recreation funding.

Member for Currumbin and Shadow Minister for Sport, Jann Stuckey said the previous LNP Government had committed $68 million for the hugely popular Get in the Game program, but Labor was refusing to follow through with the funding.

“It is now...

$12.4m State funding boost for community groups

30 Sep 2014 2:00 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

30 September 2014

Hardworking community groups in Currumbin will receive a spring funding boost through State Government funding under the latest round of Gambling Community Benefit Fund grants.

Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said Currumbin clubs will share in $170,000 that will allow our local organisations to continue their invaluable work in our area.

“Here on the southern Gold...

Kids Get Started again with sport funding

16 Jul 2014 1:03 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

16 July 2014 

Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is encouraging Currumbin families to Get in the Game and submit their applications for the fourth round of the hugely popular Get Started funding program that opened today.

“This initiativeis successfully lowering the cost of living for local families with 607 vouchers issued in this electorate since the program commenced in 2012,” Ms...

State funding boost for local community groups

11 Jul 2014 1:02 PMJann StuckeyElectorate, News

11 July 2014

Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said community organisations in Currumbin are set for a mid-year funding treat as they receive their share in a pool of over $12.6 million in the latest round of State Government Community Grants.

This welcome funding boost is delivered through round 80 of the Gambling Community Benefit Fund, and round 85 of the Jupiters Casino Community...

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