Resource Industry Leader

Mackay is the resource services hub and is home to the world’s most advanced, skilled and innovative resource sector.

The region’s manufacturing sector currently contributes over $3.6 billion annually to the region’s economy and creates over 4,850 jobs.

Mackay features a diverse industrial sector that is a world leader in the METs sector with proven strengths in mining fields, including safety, management, site closures and rehabilitation.

Mackay’s strategic role as a key hub/logistic and export/ support service centre for the resource-rich deposits, and projects across the Bowen and Galilee basins, has provided the region a competitive edge due to our excellent track record, established infrastructure, facilities, business and knowledge and skill base.