ONE YEAR AGO...
IT WAS budget time for the Whitsundays this time last year.
“Unity” was the buzzword among councillors with the 2016/17 Budget passing unanimously without the division of previous years.
This didn’t stop former Mayor Jennifer Whitney from voicing her concerns on water allocation changes.
A lucky couple ventured out on Whitsunday waters and were greeted by eight humpback whales.
Finally, two of the most recognisable faces on the planet, Leonardo DiCaprio and Chris Hemsworth, paid Hamilton Island a visit.