2024 JET Group Mackay Sport and Rec Expo

The JET Group Mackay Sport and Rec Expo is getting ready for take off at the MECC on Sunday, February 11! 

The 2024 event will be bigger than ever with heaps of prizes up for grabs, Active Zone activities and demos throughout the day and 100+ sport and recreation options on display. The sign-on event is available for all ages and all abilities!

> 9am - 1pm,  Sunday, February 11 at the MECC
> Quiet hour from 9am - 10am

* Note - the quiet hour will be a relaxed session, suitable for anyone who would benefit from a calmer environment. There is a relaxed attitude to noise, doors remain open and lights are dimmed.


JET Group Mackay is the proud naming rights sponsor for the 2024 event once again, and to celebrate they are giving away $2000 to local clubs!

1. SOCIAL MEDIA VIDEO COMPETITION - sport and recreation clubs
Local sport and recreation clubs who have registered for the JET Group Mackay Sport and Rec Expo can enter to win a $1000 cheque for their club!

> How to enter:
Create a short video to show how excited your club would be if you win, what you would spend the $1000 on and share it on social media. When sharing your video remember to include the hashtag in your social media post #mackaysportexpo. We also recommend emailing communications@mackay.qld.gov.au to let us know, so we can find your entry. Feel free to be as creative as you like and use the video to showcase your club, members and facilities.

* Please note council's tag on Facebook is @Mackay Regional Council and Instagram is @mackaycouncil. Jet Group’s Facebook tag is @JET Group and Instagram is @jetgroupmackayaus.

Entries will be accepted on Facebook and Instagram, but only one post with the highest number of likes will be counted as an entry.

> How will the winning video/club be selected:
The social media club video with the most likes by 5pm, February 9 will be presented with a $1000 cheque at the JET Group Mackay Sport and Rec Expo. The runner up will receive a $500 gift voucher thanks to BrandFactor.

Visitors to the JET Group Mackay Sport and Rec Expo will also be able to vote for their favourite club for a chance to win a $1000 cheque for the club! Keep an eye out at the event for the entry QR code on posters, scan it with your phone and place your vote!

The club with the most votes by 1pm at the event on Sunday, February 11, will be presented with a $1000 cheque! One lucky person who nominated their favourite club will also receive a 24L trolley cooler bag, valued at $99, thanks to BrandFactor.

Terms and conditions can be found here.


Click here if your sport or recreational group/club would like to book a booth at the JET Group Mackay Sport and Rec Expo. It's free to register and a great way to find new members or club volunteers!


Join the JET Group Mackay Sport and Rec Expo team today! If your business would like to discuss sponsorship opportunities, please email sport@mackay.qld.gov.au.


For more information, contact the Sport and Recreation team on 4961 9475 or 4961 9610 or email sport@mackay.qld.gov.au

Thanks to our sponsors

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