ONE YEAR AGO...
THE Australian Olympic sailing team put Hamilton Island on the top of their list after completing their stint in Rio De Janeiro.
They were given a heroes’ welcome with a parade led by Hamilton school kids carrying signs in support of the legends.
The Shag Islet Cruising Yacht Club celebrated their seventh annual Rendezvous - with over 800 “shaggers” hitting Gloucester Passage.
Sam Betton claimed first place in the Airlie Beach Colourbond Triathlon for the seventh consecutive year with 21 year-old Brisbane competitor Max Neumann trailing in second.