August 2020

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 4:09 PM

Hamilton Island CEO calls for a ‘one out, one in’ approach so support can be given to the region’s transient workforce.

Staff turnover of 1000 makes JobKeeper expansion critical

Hamilton Island CEO calls for a ‘one out, one in’ approach so support can be given to the region’s transient workforce.

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 3:56 PM

Many couples tying the knot in the region have taken a different approach to mid-pandemic nuptials.

Whitsunday weddings embrace new way of saying ‘I do’

Many couples tying the knot in the region have taken a different approach to mid-pandemic nuptials.

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 1:37 PM

The border closure teamed with a transient workforce has amplified calls for targeted relief.

‘It’s dire out there’: JobKeeper expansion not enough

The border closure teamed with a transient workforce has amplified calls for targeted relief.

Published a story 7th Aug 2020 10:11 AM

The 2020 program of events is getting under way with plenty happening over the next few days.

Everything you need to know about Airlie Beach Race Week

The 2020 program of events is getting under way with plenty happening over the next few days.

Published a story 6th Aug 2020 6:39 PM

Industry leaders are pushing to change criteria in support payments as the border closure take its toll.

Island jobs at risk as Whitsundays calls for exemption

Industry leaders are pushing to change criteria in support payments as the border closure take its toll.

Published a story 6th Aug 2020 3:51 PM

Group of self-proclaimed ‘grey nomads’ help more people enjoy the warm Whitsunday water.

Mat rolled out to make Bowen beach more accessible

Group of self-proclaimed ‘grey nomads’ help more people enjoy the warm Whitsunday water.

Published a story 6th Aug 2020 12:30 PM

From four jetskis to 20, the past decade has been a wild ride for Whitsunday Jetski Tours.

DOUBLE DIGITS: Jetskis cruise into tenth celebrations

From four jetskis to 20, the past decade has been a wild ride for Whitsunday Jetski Tours.

Published a story 5th Aug 2020 7:12 PM

LONG READ: An environmental group has come out in favour of regulations that Canegrowers manager says could destroy the industry.

Fierce debate over science behind reef regulations

LONG READ: An environmental group has come out in favour of regulations that Canegrowers manager says could destroy the industry.

Published a story 5th Aug 2020 5:19 PM

Tourism Whitsundays has called for more direct assistance for battling operators

Premier’s office responds to Whitsundays’ passionate plea

Tourism Whitsundays has called for more direct assistance for battling operators

Published a story 5th Aug 2020 2:31 PM

POLL: Do you think parking should remain free in Airlie Beach?

Expiry date on free parking in Airlie Beach getting closer

POLL: Do you think parking should remain free in Airlie Beach?

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