ONE YEAR AGO...
TAKING a trip down memory lane we are reminded of the tragic bus crash which claimed the life of Casey Stinson. A friend of Casey, Matthew Edwards, who was also in the crash, spoke of how it felt to wake up to the news of his friend’s death.
It was time for the Whitsunday people to make their decision on who they wanted to see rise above in the council election. The region headed to the polls the same week to decide who would become the new councillors of the local government. Whitsundays Marketing and Development Limited was voted on by members to split into two separate organisations – Tourism Whitsundays and Enterprise Whitsundays.
Plans were proposed to protect Lindeman Island’s national park status. And our Wild Ones hit the big screen as part of a documentary.