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Support Townsville Sailing Club to create a world renowned Aquatic Sports Hub, keeping all aquatic sports active on The Strand

Eligibility - Queensland citizens

Principal Petitioner:

Craig Knight
Townsville Sailing Club
3 Mariners Drive Breakwater Marina

Total Signatures - 1009

Sponsoring Member: Mr Scott Stewart MP

Posting Date: 28/11/2019

Closing Date: 17/01/2020

Tabled Date: 4/02/2020

Responded By: Hon Mick de Brenni MP on 5/03/2020

TO: The Honourable the Speaker and Members of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland

Queensland citizens draws to the attention of the House that the Queensland Government's sports strategy funding program, "Activate! Queensland 2019-2029", currently does not permit the purchase of land to fulfil the purpose of the strategy.

Your petitioners, therefore, request the House to do all within its power to support Townsville Sailing Club's purchase of land through "Activate! Queensland 2019-2029". We also support requesting the House to do all in its power to support Townsville Sailing Club and all aquatic activities to remain on their current location at The Strand.