Mayor in Canberra to meet ministers
WHITSUNDAY mayor Jennifer Whitney has been in Canberra this week, for meetings with seven federal ministers including Australia’s deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss.
Cr Whitney was part of a delegation from the Whitsunday Region of Councils (ROC), alongside mayors Deirdre Comerford and Anne Baker, from the Mackay and Isaac councils respectively.
The purpose of the mayors’ visit was to discuss the ongoing growth opportunities and investment in infrastructure required for the region as a whole.
Cr Whitney is expected to return to the region today.