Proposed merger to deliver for Queensland

1 Nov 2012 4:01 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism, Major Events

1/11/12The planned merger of Tourism Queensland and Events Queensland would reinvigorate Queensland’s approach to attracting visitors to the State, Minister for Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games, Jann Stuckey, said today.Minister Stuckey said the merger would provide a more coordinated and strategic approach to attracting visitors to Queensland.“Merging Tourism...

Tourism Queensland Chair to step down

12 Jun 2012 11:11 AMJann StuckeyTourism

12/06/2012 

Tourism Minister Jann Stuckey today announced that Tourism Queensland Chairman Don Morris will step down once his term expires in October.

Ms Stuckey thanked Mr Morris for his five-year commitment and leadership to Tourism Queensland and the state’s tourism industry, particularly during some of the most challenging times in the industry’s history.

“Mr Morris’s enthusiasm and...

Stuckey in Cairns to talk up tourism potential

27 Oct 2011 5:01 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

27 October 2011

LNP Shadow Minister for Tourism, Manufacturing and Small Business Jann Stuckey will be a guest on Smithfield High School’s Coast FM Youth Radio 101.9 on Friday (28/10) discussing tourism and the enormous opportunities the sector holds for school leavers.

Ms Stuckey said she looked forward to talking to Year 12 student host Adam Kertesz about the importance of tourism to...

Jarratt treats Tourism Board with contempt

27 Oct 2011 3:53 PMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

27 October 2011

LABOR Tourism Minister Jan Jarratt was today accused of bypassing the Tourism Queensland Board and blowing $56,000 on head-hunters to find new board members.

Shadow Minister for Tourism, Manufacturing and Small Business Jann Stuckey said several current TQ board members were aghast with the behaviour of the Minister and the waste of precious tourism funds.

“Ms Jarratt...

Tourism Minister referred to Fair Trading

24 Jun 2011 11:00 AMJann StuckeyNews, Tourism

24 June 2011LABOR’S Tourism Minister Jan Jarratt has been referred to Fair Trading for spruiking super cheap Queensland holidays at ridiculously low rates that were not available.Shadow Minister for Tourism, Manufacturing and Small Business Jann Stuckey said the Minister had seriously overstepped the mark touting four-star resort holidays at Port Douglas, Cairns and the Gold Coast for $37 and $48...

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