Business Events in Mackay Isaac

The Mackay Isaac region sits on the Queensland coast, half-way between Brisbane and Cairns. This makes it ideal for conferences and events attracting state-wide attendance.

Whether you are a professional conference organiser co-ordinating a large event or a small business wanting to arrange a special meeting, our visitor information team can assist with venue information, accommodation bookings, transfers, vehicle hire or pre and post touring. 

Some of the features of a Conference or Business Event in the Mackay Isaac Region 

    • Relaxed, nature-based destination, it encourages inspiration, with limited distractions and sub-tropical climate.

    • Big city style facilities with a small town, country vibe

    • The City heart is located on the Pioneer River, a rare blue water river, with lovingly resorted art-deco buildings

    • Featuring unique wildlife, untouched nature, adventure activities, culture and history

    • 1 hour’s drive to Eungella National Park, Australia’s longest stretch of sub-tropical Rainforest and the perfect place to spot platypus in the wild

    • Over 30 beaches to explore, a vibrant seaside marina and island tours

    • Take a day trip to explore the convenient outback to visit Peak Range National Park and historic gold mining towns

    • Mackay Airport is located only 5km from the CBD with over 70 flights arriving and departing each week 

Learn more about getting here & around.

To view a comprehensive list of event venues across the Mackay Isaac Region, CLICK HERE

If you are looking to explore the region during your stay, Mackay Isaac Tourism offers tour packaging and bundling. Click on the button to reach out to our team for more information.  



Business Event Venue

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Mackay offers a diverse array of venue options - they range from the City Convention Centre through to smaller event venues – city hotels, boutique beach resorts and mountain retreats.

The Mackay Entertainment and Convention Centre (MECC); is the largest purpose-built convention and banqueting facility between Cairns and Brisbane. Situated in the heart of the city, it has a 1090 seat auditorium, two plenary halls (combined seat up to 1500 theatre-style), four meeting rooms and a range of breakout rooms.

The MECC Convention Precinct includes the award-winning Artspace Mackay (Mackay Regional Art Gallery), the Town Hall (City Centre Art Deco heritage building) and the Civic Lawn, for additional meeting space or off-site event functions.

For further information

Head on to or you can speak to one of their friendly Business Developemt Officer on (07) 4961 9700. 

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