Christmas Closures

Please be aware of the following council facilities closures over the holiday period:

Customer Service Centres

Mackay, Mirani and Sarina

Closed from 2:30pm Tuesday, December 24, 2019 reopening 8.30am Thursday, January 2, 2020.

Paget Depot

Closed 1.30pm Tuesday, December 24 and reopening 7am Thursday, January 2, 2020.

Artspace Mackay

Closed 3pm Tuesday, December 24, 2019 and reopening 10am Thursday, January 2, 2020.

Foodspace

Closed from 2pm Friday, December 20, 2019 and reopening 7.30am Monday, January 6, 2020.

Jubilee Community Centre

Closed from 2.30pm Tuesday, December 24, 2019 and reopening 8.30am Thursday, January 2, 2020.

Pool Facilities

Mackay ARC

Closed December 25 - 26, 2019 and January 1, 2020

Bluewater Lagoon

Open every day from 9am to 5.45pm
Closed Wednesday, December 25, 2019.

Memorial Swim Centre

Closed December 25 - 26, 2019 and January 1, 2020

Pioneer Swim Centre

Closed December 25 - 26, 2019 and January 1, 2020

Mirani Swim Centre

December 24 – 6am – noon
December 25 – CLOSED
December 26 – CLOSED
December 27 – noon – 5pm
December 28 – 6am – 6pm
December 29 – 6am – 6pm
December 30 – 6am – 6pm
December 31 – 6am – noon
January 1 – CLOSED
January 2 – 12pm – 5pm

Sarina Pool

December 24 – 6am - noon
December 25 – CLOSED
December 26 – CLOSED
December 27 – 8am – 5pm
December 28 – 6am – noon
December 29 – 6am – 6pm
December 30 – 6am – 6pm
December 31 – 6am – noon
January 1 – CLOSED

Reopening January 2 as per normal

Mackay Regional Council Libraries

All libraries will close 3pm Tuesday, December 24 and reopen on Thursday, January 2 at 10am. 

After-hours chutes will be open for any returns during the closure period. 

The Mobile Library will be off-road from Tuesday, December 24 and until Sunday, January 12.

Mackay Entertainment and Convention Centre

Closed from 2.30pm Tuesday, December 24, 2019 reopening 9am Thursday, January 2, 2020.

Tickets for shows and events can be purchased online via www.themecc.com.au during this time.

Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens

Administration and Tropical Shade Garden
Closed from 5pm Friday, December 20 and reopen on 9am Monday, January 6, 2020.

Botanic Gardens Café and Lagoons Gallery
The Botanic Gardens Café will be closed from 4pm Sunday, December 22 and reopening on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.

Museums and Historical Centres

Greenmount Homestead

Closed from Thursday, November 28, 2019, reopening Monday, March 2, 2020.

Museums and Historical Centres

Mackay - Closed from Sunday, December 1, 2019, reopening Tuesday, March 3, 2020.
Sarina - Closed from Saturday, November 30, 2019, reopening Tuesday, March 3, 2020.
Pioneer Valley - Closed from Friday, November 29, reopening Tuesday, March 3, 2020.

Orchid House

Closed from 2pm Sunday, December 22 and reopening 10am Monday, January 6, 2020.

Sarina Sugar Shed

December 25 – Closed
December 26 – Closed
December 27 – 9am – 4pm
December 28 – 9am – 4pm
December 29 – 9am – 4pm
December 30 – 9am – 4pm
December 31 – 9am – 4pm
January 1 – Closed
January 2 – 9am – 4pm

Reopening January 2 as per normal, 7 days a week, 9am - 4pm. Closed Public Holidays

Sarina Youth Centre

Closed from 3pm Tuesday, December 24 and reopening 9am Thursday, January 2, 2019.

Sarina Neighbourhood Centre

Closed 2.30pm Tuesday, December 24 and reopening 9am Thursday, January 2, 2020.

Waste facilities

Household waste collection services will continue as per normal over the Christmas break including Christmas Day and all public holidays.

All waste facilities will be closed on Christmas Day except the Paget Waste Management Centre which will be open its normal operating hours - 6.15am to 5.45pm.

Council’s green waste facilities will be closed on Christmas Day except the Paget Waste Management Centre which will be open 6.15am to 5.45pm.

The Incredable Tip Shop (Paget Tip Shop) will be closed from 4pm Tuesday, December 24, 2019 and reopen 9am Thursday, January 2, 2020.