M1 petition voices southern Gold Coast residents’ concerns
Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey is urging Queenslanders to sign an e-petition calling on the State Government to upgrade the M1 to Tugun.

Stuckey slams Government on bus safety                                                                                       
Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey has criticised the Palaszczuk Government for sitting on its hands and doing nothing as bus safety issues escalate on the Gold Coast.

Desal plant still drains millions through its pipes                                                                                    
News that the billion dollar Tugun desalination plant will be activated to supply drinking water outside extreme weather events for the third time since its construction has Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey calling for action.

Stuckey stands for stronger Counter-Terrorism Laws 
Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey has delivered a moving speech in Parliament in favour of the introduction of stronger counter terrorism laws for greater protection of the people of Currumbin and Queensland.

Labor Budget fails to deliver for Currumbin                                                                                    
Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey has criticised Labor for being devoid of any sound plan for Queensland’s future during her reply to the state budget appropriation bill.

Southern Gold Coast Ignored in M1 Funding Talks                                                                        
Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey has accused the State Government of excluding the southern Gold Coast by refusing to include them in M1 funding talks.

LNP Committed to Tackling Drugs in Currumbin                                                                                 
Recent concerns surrounding a proposed Controlled Drugs Administration Centre has prompted Currumbin MP, Jann Stuckey to speak out about the Palaszczuk Government’s lack of consultation with the community.

Labor Silent on New Drug Administration Facility                                                                            
Requests for information about a proposed Controlled Drugs Facility planned for Southern Gold Coast suburbs have been met with silence from Health Minister Cameron Dick.

Cross border collaboration seeks to revamp State Markers                                                             
Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey is working alongside Tweed MP Geoff Provest, GCCC CR Gaill O’Neill, and the respective councils to plan a revamp of the State Border Markers.

Bus Fare evasion costs taxpayers millions                                                                                                     
In the past 12 months costs of fare evasion have hit an all-time high of almost $25.8 million, and taxpayers are being forced to foot the bill.

LNP Cash for Containers to clean up Currumbin                                                                                              The introduction of a Cash for Containers Scheme is going to be widely beneficial for the electorate of Currumbin.

Exit 93 Campaign force Labor the Re-think                                                                                        Following a vigorous campaign against Labor’s proposed plans to close Exit 93, the Government has confirmed the Department of Main Roads has been advised to undertake further planning.

Southern Gold Coast Community left in the dark on light rail                                                             Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP is calling on the City of Gold Coast to undertake proper community consultation in the Currumbin electorate before making any final decisions on Stage 3 of the Light Rail.

Petition started to prevent removal of Southbound M1 Exit 93
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP is sponsoring an e-petition on behalf of residents concerned about the proposed removal of Exit 93 to The Pines Shopping Centre.

Currumbin Sporting Clubs Gain $207,000 in New Year Funding
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP congratulated all the clubs in Currumbin which were successful in the recently announced, Get Playing Places and Spaces and Get Going Clubs funding rounds.

Currumbin Law & Order Forum Tackles Tough Issues
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP today hosted Shadow Attorney General Ian Walker to discuss law and order issues with local community leaders.

Palm Beach Master Plan a missed opportunity
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey has called on local councillor Daphne Macdonald to revisit the new Palm Beach Master Plan after it failed impress locals when released last week.

Labor’s Health and Safety laws bow to unions
The Palaszczuk Government’s Workplace Health and Safety laws are a testament of their unwavering support to their union mates, rather than a commitment to improve the safety of Queenslanders at work.

Southern GC MPs call for a share of the action
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey and Member for Burleigh Michael Hart have called on the State and Federal Governments to address the urgent need for transport infrastructure on the Southern Gold Coast.

Eleven Currumbin community groups get funding boost
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the allocation of almost $190,000 in grants for 11 local community groups under the latest state Government funding rounds. 

Labor discriminates against our rural firefighters
The LNP is pushing for all firefighters in the Currumbin electorate to receive the same workers compensation regardless of whether they work full time or volunteer.

Southern Gold Coast says no to return of bikies
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said results from her electorate wide survey demonstrated the community overwhelmingly supported the LNP’s laws, introduced in 2013, to combat organised crime in this state.

New pontoon for Currumbin Creek
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP welcomed the recent opening of a new mixed-use public pontoon on Currumbin Creek at Winders Park.

Elanora Police Beat celebrates 10 years
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP congratulated the men and women who have contributed to a decade of remarkable service at the Elanora Police Beat.

Labor budget ignores Gold Coast
The southern Gold Coast out will miss out on vital funding after the Palaszczuk Labor Government revealed no new projects or funding.

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

Community pays tribute to local Officer of the Year
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP hosted a morning tea with local Neighbourhood Watch (NHW) groups to celebrate Senior Constable Kurt Foessel of Elanora Police Beat being named Gold Coast Police Office of the Year 2014.

Labor sidelines key grassroots sports funding
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

Stuckey ups ante for funding for Wildlife Hospital
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has labelled the Labor Government’s response to a Question on Notice regarding funding for Currumbin Wildlife Hospital Foundation as disgraceful.

Labor votes to hike car rego
Currumbin drivers will pay up to $600 a year for car registration after Labor voted to keep the unfair increase during a vote in Parliament tonight.

Palm Beach Neighbourhood Centre celebrates 25 years
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP congratulated the staff and volunteers at the Palm Beach Neighbourhood Centre (PBNC) on reaching the significant milestone of twenty-five years’ service to our community.

Feedback welcome on Airport landing proposal
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is calling on residents of the southern Gold Coast to contribute to the consultation process on the Gold Coast Airport’s proposed Instrument Landing System (ILS).

Currumbin community groups get funding boost
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the allocation of over $150,000 in grants for 5 local community groups under the latest State Government funding rounds.

Don’t trust Labor on asset sales
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP and Member for Tweed Geoff Provest MP have issued a warning before the NSW election that Labor cannot be trusted when it comes to selling assets.

Stuckey secures more funding for Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has been successful in securing $450,000 for the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary (CWS) Hospital Foundation.

Currumbin community groups receive big share of $14 million funding
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed a new year funding boost for local community groups through the latest round of Gambling Community Benefit Fund grants.

2014:

LNP Government continues to support our wildlife
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP was joined by the Minister for Environment Andrew Powell MP as they toured Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary today to discuss beneficial wildlife initiatives on the southern Gold Coast.

$12.4 million state funding boost for community groups
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

Cheaper fares for Currumbin
Currumbin families will pay less to catch public transport after the Queensland Government announced fares are to be cut by five per cent with savings from the scrapped carbon tax.

Safer future for Tallebudgera State School
Children in the Currumbin electorate will have safer journeys to and from class each day with the installation of flashing school zone signs.

State government funding for safer roads in Currumbin
Currumbin motorists will benefit from $100,000 worth of new safety projects as part of the next round of the Safer Roads Sooner initiative.

Currumbin students to get Great Results from extra funding
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said local students will benefit from the second round of Great Results Guarantee funding announced today.

Currumbin schools $2 million maintenance backlog slashed
Currumbin students will have the best possible learning environment thanks to the third round of the Newman Government’s $300 million commitment to revitalize Queensland State Schools.

Strong reforms ensure a Safe Night Out for all
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has spoken in strong support of legislative changes included in the Newman Government’s comprehensive Safe Night Out Strategy.

Lookout for the spectacular in Gold Coast Hinterland
Families can once again enjoy one of the Gold Coast’s most spectacular views with the completion of a $110,000 makeover for the Mount Cougal lookout in Springbrook National Park, located in the Currumbin electorate.

Stuckey supports health education at Elanora State School
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP today attended Elanora State School to show her support for Life Education’s health education program being delivered to a Year 3 class regarding nutrition, friendships and medicine.

Stuckey secures infrastructure boost for Currumbin Creek
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is pleased to announce that our beloved Currumbin Estuary is receiving a huge boost to infrastructure and facilities through state government funding.

Kids Get Started again with sport funding
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.

State funding boost for local community groups
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.

Tallebudgera State School to tackle local road safety issues
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said local families will be safer thanks to a $20,000 boost to deliver an innovative and collaborative road safety initiative as part of the Queensland Government’s Community Road Safety Grants.

Currumbin clubs urged to get off the starting blocks and Get in the Game
Currumbin sport and recreation clubs are urged to apply for funding in the next round of the Queensland Government’s highly successful Get Going and Get Playing programs.

Local boost for Prep teacher aides in 2015
Preppies in three state schools in Currumbin are set to benefit from an additional 82 Prep teacher aide hours each week in 2015

Kids Get Started again with sport funding
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.

State funding boost for local community groups
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.

Tallebudgera State School to tackle road safety issues
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said local families will be safer thanks to a $20,000 boost to deliver an innovative and collaborative road safety initiative as part of the Queensland Government’s Community Road Safety Grants.

Currumbin clubs urged to get off the starting blocks and Get in the Game
Currumbin sport and recreation clubs are urged to apply for funding in the next round of the Queensland Government’s highly successful Get Going and Get Playing programs.

Local boost for Prep teacher aides in 2015
Preppies in three state schools in Currumbin are set to benefit from an additional 82 hours Prep teacher aide hours each week in 2015.

State government funding for Gold Coast’s most vulnerable
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the news that the State Government has provided funding for the Blair Athol Accommodation and Support Programme to lead the Gold Coast Housing Assistance Triage Service (Gold Coast HATS).

Local boost for Prep teacher aides in 2015
Preppies in three state schools in Currumbin are set to benefit from an additional 82 Prep teacher aide hours each week in 2015.

8 Police officers coming to the Gold Coast
Families in Currumbin can feel safer and better protected with 8 new officers being sent to the region as part of the Government’s strong plan for a brighter future for communities across Queensland.

Currumbin Community Anzac grants announced
member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed a Queensland Government grant for a local project to commemorate the hundredth anniversary of the First World War.

More women booking breast screens
Gold Coast women are embracing Queensland Health’s free breast screen service, with numbers well exceeding the annual screening target.

9 Police Officers coming to the Gold Coast
The Queensland Police Service has welcomed 82 recruits, with 9 officers coming to the Gold Coast as the Newman Government continues delivering on its election promises to revitalize frontline services.

Stuckey encourages students to enter 2015 Premier’s ANZAC Prize
Currumbin secondary students are being urged to enter the 2015 Premier’s ANZAC Prize for their chance to experience the historic ANZAC Day centenary commemoration at Gallipoli next year.

State funding boost for Currumbin community groups
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP welcomed the news that 8 community groups and organisations in Currumbin will share in over $205,000 through the latest round of funding from the Gambling Community Benefit Fund and Jupiters Casino Community Benefit Fund.

Have your say on Strong Choices
Currumbin residents are encouraged to get involved and have their say about the State’s debt reduction strategy as part of the Strong Choices discussion.

Currumbin has ‘no time for speeding’
With the Easter holiday break only days away, motorists are reminded to slow down.

Register now for Strong Choices community forum on the Gold Coast
Treasurer Tim Nicholls is opening the floor to the Gold Coast community to have their say on the best way to pay down the accumulated debt of the past ten years – the $80 billion black cloud hanging over the State’s finances.

Student literacy and numeracy gets a boost in Currumbin
The literacy and numeracy of school students in Currumbin will receive a boost following the implementation of a targeted education plan.

Stuckey supports Fatality Free Friday
As school holidays kick off, Currumbin residents are urged to think of the ‘Fatal Five’ and drive safely in the lead up to Fatality Free Friday due to be held May 30.

Two years of delivering for Currumbin
Revitalisation of frontline services has seen Currumbin residents experience shorter hospital and dental waiting times, more police on the beat and better performing schools.

Gold Coast part of Government’s Safe Night Out Strategy
Drunk or drug affected people in the Gold Coast’s party precinct who start fights or break the law will face firmer penalties under the Safe Night Out Strategy released by the State LNP Government yesterday.

89 First Year Constables inducted into QPS
21 additional police constables will be on the beat across the South East District in the coming weeks after graduating from the Queensland Police Service (QPS) Academy in Brisbane on Thursday.

Stuckey welcomes funding to protect koalas
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the announcement that the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital Foundation will receive $100,000 from the Queensland Government to assist in caring for injured koalas.

Buying smart to pay off for students
Currumbin students have the chance to share in more than $11,000 in cash prizes for themselves and their schools in the 2014 Buy Smart Competition.

Labor lies exposed again
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has slammed Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk’s blatant fear-mongering attempts regarding a fictitious cruise terminal at Kirra.

New safety signs at Currumbin
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, Gold Coast Waterways Authority Chairman, Gary Baildon, CEO Hal Morris and Chris Butler of Surfrider Foundation today unveiled new safety signs at Currumbin Alley.

Currumbin, time is running out to have your say
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said the public review period for The Queensland Plan working draft, the state’s 30-year vision, will end this Friday 7 March

Kids Sport set to Get Started again in 2014
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is calling on locals to make sure 2014 is the year their children Get Started in sport and recreation

Young people urged to apply for a taste of Parliament
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is encouraging the youth of Currumbin to apply for the chance to participate in the 2014 Queensland Youth Parliament.

Currumbin invited to engage in road safety
Community groups, schools and local councils in Currumbin will have a second change to make local roads safer with the next round of the Community Road Safety Grants program now opened.

$1.1 million for Great Results in Currumbin
Eight schools in Currumbin will be better off, following the announcement of a new education program, Great Results Guarantee

Bilinga foreshore to stay in public hands
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said the Department of Natural Resources and Mines has handed down its decision which will see the road reserve along Pacific Parade between Tugun and Bilinga remain open to the public.

Currumbin clubs win big with state government funding
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP today visited Palm Beach Currumbin Sports Club and Tweed-Heads Coolangatta SLSC who each received $100,00 in state government funding.

Local MPs join forces to tackle cross border law and order issues
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP and Member for Tweed Geoff Provest MP today convened a cross-border meeting of high ranking police high officials from Queensland and New South Wales.

Clubs in Currumbin Get Going and Get Playing
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP is thrilled that eight Currumbin sport and recreation clubs will share in almost $240,000 in funding under round two of the Get Playing and Get Going initiatives providing more than $14.5 million for successful clubs around Queensland.

Breaking News – Premier says no Cruise Ship Terminal at Kirra
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP said the people of Currumbin have today had their voices heard with the premier ruling out a Cruise Ship Terminal at Kirra.

2013 Media Releases

Local housing waiting list down by 37%
New figures reveal the social housing waiting list in Currumbin has decreased by 37% since the election of the Newman Government in 2012.

Business discount schemes help Currumbin seniors and carers save money
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said seniors and carers in Currumbin are enjoying a lower cost of living after the Seniors and Carers Business Discount scheme was introduced by the Newman Government.

Stewart Road nominated for review
The Newman Government will review speed limits on 100 Queensland roads from next month as part of our commitment to improve road safety.

Currumbin declared Australia’s cleanest beach 2013
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated residents and stakeholders of Currumbin for their stellar efforts that have resulted in Currumbin being declared by Keep Australia Beautiful as ‘Australia’s Cleanest Beach’ 2013 at a ceremony in Perth today.

In the Bin Film Festival to take stage again in Currumbin
Currumbin’s much loved In the Bin Film Festival is returning in 2014 on the back of the Queensland Touring Film Festival which is currently travelling the state as part of Screen Queensland’s Screen Culture funding.

Queensland koala bears UK name
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary’s newest baby koala has created a buzz in the UK with more than 15,000 entries received from Brits vying for the chance to name the joey and visit Queensland.

Local students celebrate reading challenge
Enthusiastic students from local schools in the Currumbin electorate are taking part in celebrations after reading their way through the eighth annual Premier’s Reading Challenge.

Stuckey welcomes funding to clear maintenance backlog
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the second round of the Newman Government’s $300 million commitment to revitalise Queensland state schools.

Currumbin events score big
The Currumbin electorate has been a big winner with recent funding announcements under Arts Queensland and the Tourism and Events Queensland Regional Development Program (TEQRDP).

Currumbin residents set to benefit from extra trains
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the announcement that an additional 200 train services a day will be added to the south-east Queensland network from 20 January 2014.

Stuckey congratulates new Independent Public School
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated Tallebudgera State School on being named one of 54 Queensland state schools to adopt the Independent Public Schools model from the start of 2014.

Criminal gangs to feel full force of LNP law
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has spoken in strong support of new laws that clearly demonstrate the Newman Government’s commitment to eradicate criminal motorcycle gangs from Queensland.

Get ready Currumbin
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has urged all Currumbin residents to take part in Get Ready Week and prepare their homes before storm season.

Riders ‘Tour de Valley’ in Currumbin
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has declared the Tour de Valley cycling time trial event held in Currumbin Valley on Sunday 13 October a huge success.

State funding boost for Currumbin community groups
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the announcement that 7 community groups in the Currumbin electorate will share over $136,000 in funds under the latest round of State Government community funding.

Parklands legacy lives on at Tallebudgera Pony Club
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the news that Tallebudgera Pony Club has been successful in obtaining a share of the infrastructure assets from the Gold Coast Parklands redevelopment.

Youth justice reforms to make our community safer
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said residents concerns have been heard loud and clear when it comes to youth justice, with the Newman Government announcing a range of tough reforms that will strengthen the system.

Have your say on Queensland’s electricity future
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is calling on Currumbin residents and businesses to speak up on the future of Queensland’s electricity.

Safety First for Currumbin Estuary
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP and CEO of Gold Coast Waterways Authority (GCWA), Hal Morris have today announced a raft of initiatives focused on improving the safety of the Currumbin Estuary for everyone.

Casting a line for feedback in Currumbin
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP says selected Gold Coast households will soon be asked to provide information about recreational fishing.

Celebrate Seniors in Emergency Services
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP is urging local residents to acknowledge the contribution of senior Queenslanders to the state’s emergency services today as part of Senior’s Week.

Currumbin sporting and recreation groups need to Get Going and Get Playing
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP is urging local sport and recreation clubs to apply for funding to improve their services and facilities.

Tugun Bypass landslip works complete
Major repair and stabilisation works on the Tugun Bypass landslip site have been completed, following damage caused by the 2011 floods.

Nominate local road for speed limit change
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP is encouraging locals to have their say about road safety, with a landmark government review into speed limits across Queensland now open for comment.

New laws help clean up our neighbourhoods
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has spoken in strong support of legislation that demonstrates the Newman Government’s ongoing commitment to getting tough on law and order issues in Queensland.

Currumbin to keep scoring with Get in the Game
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is encouraging Currumbin residents to apply for grants in the second round of funding for the Get Started program under the Newman Government’s grassroots initiative, Get in the Game.

Extra funding for victims of crime
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the allocation of $50,000 in funding from the State Government for the Palm Beach Neighbourhood Centre Inc

State funding boost for Currumbin community groups
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the allocation of over $162,000 in grants for 8 local community groups under the latest State Government funding rounds.

Safety for all at Currumbin Estuary
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has met with the local surfing and boating community along with representatives from the State Government and Gold Coast City Council to address the issue of safety at Currumbin Estuary.

Prep Teacher Aide boost for Currumbin
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has proudly announced Currumbin State School was one of 69  schools across the state to receive one teacher aide hour each week for every student at the school.

State Budget Highlights for Currumbin
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed a number of measures set to benefit the residents of Currumbin the 2013/2014 State Budget handed down by the Treasurer and Minister for Trade, the Hon. Tim Nicholls this week in parliament.

Report on Desal no comfort to Currumbin residents
The Queensland Auditor-General’s report on the Labor Government’s rushed and ill-thought-out decision to build the Tugun Desalination Plant and the greater water grid was tabled in parliament on Tuesday

Elanora High School receives safety boost
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the news Elanora High School have had flashing lights installed.

Currumbin to have their say on proposed quarry
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is calling on Currumbin residents to have their say on the proposed Boral Gold Coast Quarry development at Reedy Creek.

New technology makes finding a JP even easier
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed new technology that will allow residents even easier access to JPs I the Currumbin community.

Grants program opens for Currumbin community groups
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is calling on local community groups that support and protect out natural environment to apply for Round Two of the Everyone’s Environment grants program.

Currumbin invited to contribute to the Queensland Plan
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is inviting all Currumbin residents to have their say on the long-term future of the state through The Queensland Plan.

“Thanks a million” to our emergency service volunteers
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is encouraging Currumbin locals to show their appreciation for our emergency service volunteers as part of National Volunteer Week from May 13 – May 19.

Boost for Currumbin community groups
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the allocation of over $82,000 in funding for six local community groups from State Government funding.

Toughest hooning laws in Australia
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has spoken in strong support of Queensland legislation introducing the toughest hooning laws in Australia.

Currumbin deserving of Queensland’s cleanest beach title
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated the lcoal community following last weekend’s annoucement of Currumbin being named Queensland’s cleanest beach for 2012/13, as judged by Keep Queensland Beautiful.

State Government grant funds new vehicle for Bilinga SLSC
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has visited Bilinga SLSC to hand over the keys to their State Government funded new 4WD vehicle and to visit their revamped training premise.

Currumbin residents to have their say on youth justice
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is calling on local residents to contribute to the Newman Government’s Blueprint for the Future of Youth Justice

Stuckey welcomes funding to ‘Fix Our Schools’
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the Newman Government’s commitment to provide a further $100 million to revitalise Queensland state schools.

New laws make school fundraisers easier
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey  MP said new laws introduced to parliament would save time and money for community groups.

Currumbin clubs set to get going
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated 11 sporting and recreation clubs in the Currumbin electorate for receiving funding under the Newman Government’sGet Goinginitiative that has provided $18 million in grassroots funding.

Stuckey praises Newman Government support of koalas
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the announcement of funding for the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary Hospital Foundation under the Newman Government’s Koala Rescue and Rehabilitation Grants.

NSW and QLD Governments announce plans for TRESBP
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the release by the NSW and QLD Governments of a report on public consultation over future options for improving the Tweed River Entrance Sand Bypassing Project (TRESBP).

Stuckey Urges Flood Relief Support
Member for Currumbin Jann Stukcey MP is urging residents to dig deep and donate to the 2013 Queensland Flood Appeal.

Call for Currumbin residents to stay safe
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has called on Currumbin residents to follow the warnings and directions of emergecy services as we clean up the aftermath of Ex-Tropical Cyclone Oswald.

Ecovillage gets a $48,000 facelift
The community group responsible for management of Currumbin’s award-winning Ecovillage have received $48,500 to restore native vegetation on Currumbin Creek thanks the Newman Government’sEveryone’s Environmentgrants.

Time for Currumbin kids to Get Started
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the opening of applications for the Get Started component of the Newman Government ‘s $18 million grassgroots funding support program.

Happy New Year for local community groups
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the allocation of more than $160,000 for seven Currumbin community groups under recent State Government funding rounds.

Slope stabilisation about to start on Tugun Bypass landslip
A $1.8 million project to repair and stablise the site of a landslip above the southbound lane of the Tugun Bypass will start next week.

2012 Media Releases:

131 New Constables hit the beat
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the induction of 131 First Year Constables (FYC) from the Oxley Queensland Police Service (QPS) Academy on Thursday.

Christmas Road Safety campaign launched
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated the Minister for Police and Community Safety, the Honourable Jack Dempsey, for launching the offical road safety campaign for the festive period to keep our roads safe.

Rave reviews for local indigenous dance group
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated the Jaran Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Dance Company for their highly succesful tour of Hawaii from 23rd October – 30th October 2012.

Stuckey encourages residents to have their say on SEQ bus review
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP is encouraging all local residents to have their say about proposed changes to many of the South-East Queensland’s 450 bus routes.

LNP disentangles Labor’s water mess
Speaking in State Parliament this week, Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey congratulated the Newman Government for the passage of theSouth East Queensland (Restructuring) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2012.

Youth boot camp trial on track
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated the Newman Government for the passage of the Youth Boot Camp (Justice Orders) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2012 through parliament.

Event funding boost for Currumbin
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed news Currumbin will receive a $225,500 funding boost from the Newman Government to support local events.

Christmas Challenge supports southern Gold Coast businesses
Member for Currumbin and Minister for Small Business, Hon Jann Stuckey MP and Member for Burleigh, Michael Hart MP are challenging residents to participate in the 100% Local Christmas Challenge.

E-tablets for Currumbin special needs students
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has announced that 6 local schools in Currumbin have received tablet computers (e-tablets) as part of the Newman Government’s $3.5 millioneLearning for Special Needs Students’initiative.

Stuckey welcomes changes to public holidays
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has applauded the Newman Government for its common sense approach to Queensland public holidays through the passage of the Holidays and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2012.

Literacy and Numeracy funds for Currumbin schools
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the news all six state primary schools in the Currumbin electorate will share in the Newman Government’s $26 million Getting the Basics Right – Literacy and Numeracy grants over the next four years.

Grants now available for Currumbin community groups
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP is encouraging Currumbin community and volunteer groups who help others to apply for a share of $1.35 million to buy essential items to provide support for the local community.

Chamber announces first life members
Creek to Creek Chamber of Commerce President Darren Mackintosh has congratulated the Chamber’s first ever Life Members at the 2012 annual awards night.

Currumbin dance group heads to Hawaii
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has lent her support to the Jaran Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Dance Company to enable them to perform in Hawaii.

Currumbin Groups Score Over $150,000 in State Government Funding
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the allocation of $154,875.50 for 8 local community groups from the Gambling Community Benefit Fund.

Time is now for Coolangatta Memorial restoration
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the news that the iconic Coolangatta-Tweed Heads World War 11 war memorial’s clock face has been restored thanks to joint funding from Queensland Government’s Community Memorial Restoration Program and Gold Coast City Council

Stuckey congratulates Currumbin’s first Independent Public School
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP today congratulated Palm Beach Currumbin State High School (PBC) on being selected as one of the first Queensland state schools to become Independent Public Schools in 2013.

Budget delivers for Currumbin residents
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated the Treasurer, the Hon. Tim Nicholls, for putting Queensland’s future first in the 2012/2013 Queensland State Budget handed down in parliament this week.

Have your say on the SEQ Bus Network Review
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has called on residents in the Currumbin electorate to have their say about the South East Queensland Bus Network Review

Currumbin’s Tour de Valley a huge success
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has congratulated event organisers for the huge success of the inaugural Tour de Valley time trial cyclign event held in Currumbin Valley on Saturday.

Newman Government protects our police officer
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has spoken in strong support for legislation that toughens penalties for criminals and protects police officers in Queensland.

Gold Coast youth boot camp trial announced
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the annoucement of the Gold Coast as one of the two locations for the State Government’s youth boot camp trial.

Nominate now for GC Waterways Board
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP is encouraging interested Currumbin community members to apply for a place on the Gold Coast Waterways Authority Board

PBC Teacher nationally recognised
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MPm, this week congratulated Palm Beach Currumbin High School teacher, Mr Neil Mackay, for receiving a teaching award from the Commonwealth Bank Foundation.

Help protect SEQ Koalas
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, is encouraging landowners in the Currumbin electorate to approach the Government if they are interested in selling properties that could become protected koala habitat.

Currumbin Seniors to benefit from Government Funding
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has welcomed news from the Minster for Communities, the Hon Tracy Davis, that the Southern Gold Coast 60 & Better Program Inc will receive funding towards a Seniors Week initiative.

Currumbin to Get Active with free sports courses
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, is encouraging Currumbin school communities to build their sporting credentials by participating in a series of free accreditation and training courses

Stuckey welcomes legislation making it illegal to lie to parliament
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has applauded the Newman Government’s swift action to reverse Labor’s legislation that made it legal to lie to Parliament, through the passage of the Criminal Law (False Evidence Before Parliament) Amendment Bill 2012.

Currumbin residents to nominate a Queenslander they admire
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, is encouraging Currumbin residents to nominate an inspiring person for the prestigious 2013 Australian of the Year Awards.

Red tape costs slashed for pool owners
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has welcomed news of the scrapping of a building application for pool owners who upgrade or repair their pool barriers.

Newman Government’s 6 month action plan to benefit Queenslanders
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has applauded the launch of the Newman Government’s six month action plan for Queensland; the next phase in getting Queensland back on track.

QLD Students to experience the ANZAC Spirit
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, is encouraging all High School students in Currumbin to enter the State Government ANZAC competition which could see them be part of a commemorative delegation to visit Gallipoli and the Western Front in 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Newman Government eases burden on SEQ Council Water Businesses
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has congratulated the Newman Government for the passage of the South East Queensland Water (Distribution Retail and Restructuring) Amendment Bill 2012 through parliament.

Currumbin Scores over $160,000 in State Government Funding
Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey has congratulated nine local organisations and groups for recently securing over $160,000 in State Government funding.

Newman Government delivers on 100 day plan
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, said the Newman Government has ticked off on all election commitments outlined in the LNP 100 Day Action Plan.

Community groups to benefit from Everyone’s Environment grants program
Jann Stuckey MP, Member for Currumbin, is encouraging community groups across the Currumbin electorate to apply for a share in $12 million worth of funding available through the Newman Government’s Everyone’s Environment grants program.

Stuckey Fights for Wendens to Manage Palm Beach Pool
Member for Currumbin and Minister for Small Business, Jann Stuckey MP is again calling on the GCCC to allow the Wenden family to continue operating the Palm Beach pool.

Stuckey Welcomes New Police to Currumbin
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has welcomed the newest recruits to the Queensland Police as part of the latest graduation which delivered 18 new police officers for the South Eastern region.

Nominate and Reward Local Achievers
Jann Stuckey MP, Member for Currumbin, is calling on the Currumbin community to support individuals, community groups and businesses by nominating themselves or someone they know for a Regional Achievement and Community Award.

Students Encouraged to Enter Buy Smart Competition
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, is encouraging young people in the Currumbin Electorate to get involved in the Office of Fair Trading’s Buy Smart Competition 2012 to gain important consumer and financial literacy skills.

Stuckey Applauds LNP Push to Lower Cost of Living
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has applauded the LNP’s measures to immediately commence initiatives to lower the cost of living for Currumbin residents through the passage of the Treasury (Cost of Living) and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2012.

Host a Big Jubilee Party and you could be off to London
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, is inviting Currumbin residents to celebrate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee by holding their own Big Jubilee Party and going into the draw to win a Royal Tour package to London.

Tallebudgera’s Favourite Teacher Awarded
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has congratulated Tallebudgera State School’s Year 3 teacher, Ms Kim Baker, for being awarded the Gold Coast Bulletin’s My Favourite Teacher award.

Stuckey Calls on Community Support for Youth Music Venture
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, is calling on residents of Currumbin to show their support for the Palm Beach Youth Music Venture in their third annual concert to be held this Sunday the 3nd June.

Students Encouraged to Get Reading
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has called on all Currumbin primary school students to register for the Premier’s Reading Challenge which closes on 8 June 2012.

Currumbin Residents Encouraged to Nominate for Tugun Community Bank Grants
Jann Stuckey MP, State Member for Currumbin, has called on the local community to nominate their organisations for the Tugun Community Bank® ranch Sponsorships and Grants program.

Powerline Project Officially Cancelled
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has slammed the previous Government for lying to residents about the Mudgeeraba to Tugun powerlines project that saw months of unnecessary heartache.

Currumbin Surfboat Crew’s Date with Her Majesty
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, is getting behind the Currumbin Under-23 women’s surfboat crew selected to represent Currumbin and Australia in the Queen’s Jubilee pageant.

Stuckey Presents New Queensland Flag to Veterans’ Support Centre
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has presented a new Queensland flag to the Veterans’ Support Centre of the Palm Beach Currumbin branch.

ANZAC Spirit Shines Through in Currumbin
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP, has praised local schools for their enthusiastic support of the 2012 ANZAC Day Essay Competition.

LNP hit the ground running with cost of living savings
State Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP says the LNP have acted swiftly to implement initiatives to ease cost of living pressure for Queenslanders.

Newman Government to Slash Real Estate Red Tape
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has applauded the LNP Government’s decision to make cutting real estate red tape a top priority when Parliament resumes in May.

Incorporated Associations Invited to Have Their Say
Member for Currumbin and Shadow Minister for Small Business, Jann Stuckey MP, is encouraging incorporated associations in the Currumbin electorate to get involved in the review of current legislation.

Stuckey Secures Another Donation for Wildlife Hospital
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP has continued her unwavering support of the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary by facilitating a $70,000 donation for the Wildlife Hospital from the Gold Coast business community.

Hoons Driving Currumbin Residents Mad
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP said residents in Currumbin were fed up with hoons endangering lives after another serious incident was captured on camera by locals last week.

Stuckey praises LNP investment in koalas
LNP Member for Currumbin and vocal advocate for koala protection, Jann Stuckey MP, has said she will be fighting strongly for Currumbin Wildlife Hospital to share in the LNP’s funding commitment to koala rescue and rehabilitation.

Youth Crime to Get Boot from LNP
An LNP pledge to trial a Youth Boot Camp Diversion Program and deliver extra school and community based police will help break the cycle of youth crime LNP Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP said.

LNP policy tough on hoons
A CanDo LNP Government will crackdown on illegal street racing and hooning by introducing the strictest anti-hooning laws in the nation, LNP Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey said.

Currumbin schools to share in extra $115 million under LNP
Local schools in Currumbin will share in an additional $115 million of funding under the LNP’s Building our Future Schools Fund, LNP Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey said.

LNP Payroll Tax Promise a Winner
Local businesses in the Currumbin electorate praised the LNP’s Economic Blueprint and welcomed plans to increase the payroll tax threshold, said LNP Member for Currumbin and Shadow Minister for Small Business, Jann Stuckey MP.

LNP pledges 1100 new front line police
THE LNP has pledged an extra $275 million to put 1100 extra new police on the front line to fight crime in Queensland.

LNP to give mums & bubs best start to life
The LNP’S $92 million Maternal and Child Health Service would give all Currumbin mums and bubs the best possible start to family life.

Boost for Neighbourhood Watch in Currumbin
LNP Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed an LNP commitment to make our streets and communities safer and cleaner.

Families to see carbon tax impact on power bills
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.

Residents Rally to Fight Elanora Hooning
Member for Currumbin, Jann Stuckey MP called a meeting last weekend with angry Elanora residents after a series of speeding and hooning events in local streets.

LNP’s Economic Blueprint to Get Currumbin Jobs Back on Track
The LNP’s economic blueprint will cut payroll tax, red tape and regulation to give small businesses in Currumbin the power to create more jobs and get government off their backs, said LNP Member for Currumbin and Shadow Minister for Small Business, Jann Stuckey.

Desal Inquiry Dropped to Hide Labor’s Incompetence
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP rejected comments made by a Labor MP that suggest the 2008 public works inquiry into the Tugun Desal plant may not be worth finishing, saying it was important that it is was completed for the community’s sake.

Labor’s Waste Levy Hurts Businesses
Member for Currumbin and Shadow Minister for Small Business, Jann Stuckey, last night joined her LNP colleagues in State Parliament to oppose the Labor Government’s new industry waste levy.

Gold Coast Ratepayers Suffer from Labor’s Water Legacy
During debate in State Parliament this week, Currumbin MP Jann Stuckey blamed successive Labor Government’s for the water torture faced by Gold Coast residents as a result of the ill-fated South East Queensland water reforms.

What is Bligh Hiding with Shelved Desal Inquiry?
Jann Stuckey MP, Member for Currumbin has again raised questions over the shelving of the former Public Works Committee inquiry into the idle $1.2 billion desalination plant at Tugun.

Currumbin Benefits from Gambling Fund
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has welcomed the news that over $100,000 in funding has been awarded to community and sporting organisations in the Currumbin electorate.

Stuckey Presents New Queensland Flag to VMR
State Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has presented the Currumbin Volunteer Marine Rescue (VMR) with a brand new Queensland flag to adorn their facility.

Labor treats Quarry neighbours with contempt
Member for Currumbin Jann Stuckey MP has condemned the Labor Government for failing to properly consult with the local community affected by the proposed Boral quarry bordering Tallebudgera Valley.