ONE YEAR AGO...
THE Whitsunday Reef Festival entertainment spectacular made page one of the Whitsunday Times last year.
The ongoing issue of backpackers stealing power from the site of the Rotary markets sparked the ire of Division 1 councillor Jan Clifford and she advocated that the power be turned off.
The much anticipated arrival of Migaloo and Chalkie the white whales was speculated about and there were mixed reactions to the announcement of a revised town plan.
And preparations were made ahead of Race Week.