Mackay Regional Council
September School Holiday Activities
Kick off your school holidays at the Rock Paper Scissors Art and Design Market then get involved in activities across the region at the Libraries, Botanic Gardens, Aquatic Centres and Greenmount Homestead. View the full list of events!Find out more
Get outdoors, explore and discover!
Did you know the Mackay region has 105 public playgrounds, 21 basketball half courts, 271,000m of shared pathways, exercise equipment at 12 parks? Check out the Know Your Burb website for more inspiration!Find out more
Planning an event around the region?
Visit council’s event planning portal to access a range of helpful tools and resources.Find out more
Council operates a Animal Management Centre located across from the Mount Bassett Cemetery on Strickland Road, Mackay Harbour. Opening hours are Monday to Friday from 11:30am to 1:30pm.Find out more
Stay Safe, Stay Connected
Council is working across departments and facilities to create content that residents can enjoy in their own home. The program covers everything from popular library children’s sessions to Artspace artist talks and virtual exhibitions, gardening tips from council’s nursery team and assorted expert content to support residents’ mental and physical health.Find out more
Eat Safe Mackay
Council is launching a new program to improve local dining experiences. Eat Safe Mackay has been designed to increase education and awareness of food safety matters within the community.Find out more