Whitsunday Regional Report 25 Feb

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A round up of news and events from across the region in this week's Whitsundays Regional Report. Airport route competition, the council election forum, cane farmers, Whitehaven Beach winning an award and a preseason update from the Brahmans. All this plus our election series, The NEXT 4. Have … [Read more...]

Whitsunday Coast Airport named fasted growing regional airport


A recent report has named the Whitsunday Coast Airport in Proserpine as the nation’s fastest growing regional airport. It has earned that classification thanks to monthly passenger movements increasing by 25.9% since 2014. Mayor Jenny Whitney says that the increase in traffic highlights the … [Read more...]

Chief Executive to oversee airport expressions of interest

CR Scott Waters now dedicated to managing expressions of interest for the development of the Whitsunday Coast Airport

The future joint venture development of the Whitsunday Coast Airport is poised to gain momentum with Council’s Chief Executive Scott Waters now dedicated to the full time expression of interest process. Mayor Cr Jennifer Whitney said that Council is currently seeking an expression of interest for … [Read more...]