What's on in Mackay, Queensland
Mackay is a vibrant and thriving local community and tourist destination located on the Tropical Queensland Coast.
Mackay is one of the largest sugar producing areas and is famous for its rum. Mackay is the gateway the Great Barrier Reef
and inland to stunning rainforests and natural habitats providing a huge range of activities for visitors to enjoy.
The Mackay Region has more than 30 beaches to enjoy. Renowned local beaches include Shoal Point, Eimeo Beach,
Blacks Beach, Harbour Beach and the spectacular beach and coastline at Cape Hillsborough National Park.
Mackay is also renowned for its arts, craft, entertainment and culture. Local talent is showcased at the award
winning Artspace Mackay, a regional museum and art gallery hosting major international national and art exhibitions.
The Entertainment and Convention Centre has a full calendar of events throughout the year.
Many local pubs and clubs offer live music gigs, comedy and other acts. See the lists below for a
gig guide and list of venues in the area. There are also links to the major calendar events in Mackay
and the surrounding region.
What's to See and Do - Attractions, Activities
Venues, Pubs and Gig List Jump to Gig Guide
Austral Hotel, Mackay
The Lucky Aussie Hotel, Mackay
BURP eat drink, Mackay
Mt Pleasant Tavern, North Mackay
Showbar 140, Mackay
The Leap Hotel
Eimeo Pacific Hotel, Eimeo
Great Northern Sports Club, Mackay Harbour
Cafe Monet Corporate, South Mackay
Dolphin Heads Resort, Mackay
Blue Gecko Bar & Restaurant, West Mackay
Shamrock Hotel, Mackay
Souths Leagues Club, Mackay
City Fitness Health Club, Mackay
North Mackay Bowls Club
The Coffee Club, Mackay
Mackay Northern Beaches Bowls Club
Kate O'Reilly's Irish Bar, Mackay
Andergrove Tavern, Andergrove
Eight Ball Attitude Lounge Bar, Mackay
General Gordon Hotel, Homebush