Enviable Lifestyle

Mackay offers a fresh, stimulating lifestyle with plenty of space to work, rest and play.

The region’s 66,484 square kilometres encompass a diverse natural environment which includes a picturesque blue-water river, secluded beaches, a seaside marina and pristine rainforest hinterland.


  • One of Australia’s fastest growing regions that offers affordable “big city standard” services and housing in a relaxed and idyllic destination.
  • Central location with ease of access by air, road and rail makes Mackay ideally located in an accessible central coast Queensland location.
  • The fifth busiest airport in Queensland, Mackay is serviced by more than 110 flights weekly, with more than 70 of those providing the 1.5 hour flight between Brisbane and Mackay.
  • An impressive array of affordable quality accommodation, a purpose-built convention centre, hotel conference and meeting facilities and unique off-site dining venues.
  • With 31 beaches, pristine rainforests and easy access to nearby islands, Mackay region offers an idyllic work/life balance.