Whether you’re a local enjoying a staycation, or an international visitor experiencing our magical landscape for the first time, Mackay Isaac is truly a magical place to visit filled with epic natural gems.

Make sure you slow down your travels and absorb all the experiences Mackay Isaac has to offer; from the rolling hills of Pioneer Valley to sunrise with the wallabies and venture out to the convenient outback. 

Whatever you need right now, let's make it a reality. We can’t wait to share Mackay Isaac with you. 

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 Time to mark your calendars with Mackay Isaac's line of events that will make you want to extend your stay in paradise longer.


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16 Jan - 07 Dec

School Holidays Workshops

It’s the school holidays and it’s time to get creative. Come along for a one hour workshop and create a glass dish. Open to all ages, yes, adults can join in too! Lots of colours and inspiration are available. Children...

06 Dec - 06 Dec

Self Guided Heritage Walk of Mackay

Self guided walking tour of Mackay City Centre's heritage and art deco buildings. Immerse yourself in the history of Mackay. Starts at Paxton's warehouse, corner of River and Carlyle Street.

01 Mar - 27 Dec

Friday Sunset Sessions

Wake House Australia love Fridays and they love sunsets. Watch the wakeboarders, listen to live music and eat dinner lakeside at the Sunset Bar and Cafe. Different live musician every Friday evening.

22 Mar - 25 May

Morning Melodies - Boys from Oz

Join JD Smith as he takes you on a journey through the pop, rock and country classics that have been the soundtrack to your life. From the unofficial national anthems of John Farnham's You’re The Voice, Daryl Braithwait...

14 Apr

DBCT Kids Theatre Season - The Beanies

Join MECC for this delightful picnic-style performance on comfortable pillows and mats in the North Foyer. The Beanies are sincerely silly. In fact, they’re full-time silliness professionals! But beneath the comedy lie...

14 Apr

The Robertson Brothers 1960's TV Variety Show

Following their Sold Out National Tour in 2023, Australia's new 'Kings of Variety Television' are back in 2024 with a brand new show! The Robertson Brothers are thrilled to be returning with their new heart-warming and u...

18 Apr - 28 Apr

Hudsons Circus - Mackay

Hudsons Circus presents a two hour traditional style Circus with a modern twist featuring ‘Edge of your seat Daredevils, hilarious clowns, aerial acrobatics and beautiful animal acts’ in a fast paced show for the whole f...

28 Apr

The Tap Pack

Following sold-out shows and rave reviews on London’s West End, at Sydney Opera House and around the world, Australia’s hottest tap dance sensation, The Tap Pack is coming to Mackay! Picking up where The Rat Pack left o...

03 May

The Mecc Presents Melbourne International Comedy Festival Road...

Australia's biggest and best comedy spectacular is setting off on its 26th annual road trip around the country! Showcasing the finest talents from the 2024 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, we're delivering a dose...

07 May - 12 May

The Wombat Festival

The Wombat Festival aims to use art and experiences to recognise the significance of Clermont, Queensland as the home of the critically endangered Northern Hairy Nosed Wombat. The festival centres around May 11 which is...

09 May

Missy Higgins - The Second Act Tour 2024 Celebrating "The Soun...

Missy Higgins is unveiling ‘an anniversary tour with a difference’ to celebrate 20 years since her trailblazing debut, The Sound Of White. The Second Act Tour will see Missy touring theatres nationally next autumn in a s...

11 May - 12 May

ZACH MACH Adventure Challenge

ZACH MACH is Mackay's best multisport adventure challenge. Held once a year, ZACH MACH celebrates the life of Zach Roberts, an outstanding young man who embraced adventure and challenge. This event is for the weekend w...

17 May

Nebo Hotel Street Party

The count down is on to the BIGGEST weekend in Nebo! ​The Nebo Hotel is once again kicking off the Nebo Rodeo weekend with a huge line up of country music. Grab your hats, dust off your boots and roll up your swag...It'...

18 May

Nebo Rodeo

Grab your hats, dust off your boots and roll up your swag, it's Rodeo time! in 2024 the Nebo Rodeo will be held on the 18th May and again will partner with Nebo Hotel to bring you a fantastic weekend of entertainment f...

18 May - 19 May

Mosaic Classes in Mackay

Experience the Magic of Mosaic Lamp Making at Art Masterclass's Mackay Pop-up. Picture a day embarking on an enchanting artistic adventure, right here in Mackay. Art Masterclass Anatolian Art Classes are not just worksh...


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Camping on the Isaac Coast

Camping on the Isaac Coast

Stop and explore an untouched paradise.
Camping in the Isaac Inland

Camping in the Isaac Inland

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Explore on Foot

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Instaworthy Locations

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Explore Nature. Reserved.

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