The Shute Harbour marine terminal, new walking tracks and a block of new units are all on the cards.
The border reopening is set to benefit more than just Whitsunday tourism because with more visitors comes more work.
The new facility will include a cafe, office space, fuel facility and ticketing booths.
There are high hopes the border reopening will provide a Christmas boost for tourism operators.
The Bruce Highway reopened completely on Monday night and crews remained on scene to monitor the blaze.
With the centigrade rising, residents are being urged to think before they cool off in the ocean.
More than 280 athletes battled the course against a picturesque backdrop.
After a tough year, school leavers from Brisbane to Mackay have landed in the Whitsundays.
The new green is the first of its kind in the area and will be more than just a sporting facility.
The family who lost everything in a house fire this week gives their heartfelt thanks to the region.