The future looks much brighter for Whitsundays Tourism with the Jobseeker and Jobkeeper announcements
The economic impacts on the Whitsundays in the past 3 years or so has been massive but the amazing "we'll get through this one too" attitude has been given a massive boost with the extension of the Jobseeker and Jobkeeper packages into next year by the federal government.
I spoke to Natasha Wheeler, CEO of Tourism Whitsundays on 4MK today
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With millions being spent on post-Debbie projects like Shute Harbour and the Proserpine Entertainment Centre and Council Administration building, there is a quiet determination that defines this region.
And of course, the stunning natural assets will still be there when people from around the world are allowed to come back.