Air Force recruit: Local, Will Hethorn, has left the beach for Wagga!
Rainbow Beach family, Brad and Tracey, farewelled their eldest son Will last month. They attended his enlistment ceremony for the Australian Air Force on the Sunshine Coast.
Will is now in Wagga Wagga undergoing basic training, which will be followed by a specialist course to qualify him as an Avionics Technician.
Will completed Year 12 at St Patrick’s High School last year and has been based in Brisbane before the move south.
Surfer and ex-surf lifesaver Will worked at the Rainbow Beach Aquatic Centre and Gym as well as Banana Bean Café whilst waiting for his appointment.
Congratulations Will and proud parents!