COVID-19 council service changes

The following directions and advice are in place for Mackay Regional Council facilities and venues.

> Face masks

To read the latest face mask direction, please refer to the Queensland Government’s website.

> Vaccination status direction for council facilities and venues

From Thursday, April 14 residents will no longer be required to check-in or show their vaccination status at council facilities.

This includes Artspace Mackay and all council-owned galleries, Foodspace, the MECC, museums, libraries, the BB Print Stadium and the Sarina Sugar Shed.

It is also no longer a requirement of entry for indoor and outdoor events like festivals.

The State Government public health and social measures linked to Vaccination Status Direction (No. 4) has been revoked by the Chief Health Officer (CHO) Dr John Gerrard.

Council is however reminding residents to minimise the risk of spreading COVID-19 by maintaining good hygiene and practicing social distancing.

  • Learn more on the requirements and how to visit restricted council businesses safely here.
  • For more information around COVID-19 restrictions and health advice, please visit the Queensland Health website.