Sports Expo 2023

Sports Expo 2023

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Sports Expo and Sign-on Day >>> February, 2023

The Sports Expo and Sign-on event is back for 2023 and will be live at the MECC!

The popular annual event, which is now in its 13th year, will include the crowd favourite mascot race, plenty of prizes and giveaways and a wide range of interactive sport/recreational booths.

It is the largest event of its kind in the Mackay region and is a ‘one stop information shop’ of get-active opportunities.

The event will include:

  • 90+ sport and recreation exhibitors on display at the MECC
  • active zone sport and recreation demonstrations
  • the thrills and spills of the mascot race
  • some great prizes up for grabs.

The in-person event will be held 9am to 1pm Sunday, February 12 at the MECC.

* Please note - there will be a low-sensory quiet hour from noon to 1pm.

Retail CafĂ© and Candy Bar - Join us 60 minutes prior to show and at interval (if applicable), we offer drinks, delicious food, and candy options.

Mackay Entertainment & Convention Centre aims to ensure our venues and performances are welcoming and accessible. If you have any questions about access requirements, please contact the Box Office before purchasing tickets.


Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair seats/spaces are available for all events. These seats/spaces can be booked by contacting our Box Office on (07) 4961 9777.
All levels of the MECC carpark are fully wheelchair accessible.

Hearing Receivers are available in the Auditorium and a Hearing Loop is available in the Plenary Halls. To access this equipment simply enquire at the Box Office prior to event. Please contact the Box Office (07) 4961 9777 or visit us in person for more information.

Companion Cards
Companion Card holders are entitled to a complimentary companion ticket to all performances. The cardholder must provide their Companion Card details when making bookings and present the valid ID card to receive their ticket/s from the Box Office. To access this program, please contact the box office on (07) 4961 9777 or visit us in person.

12 February, 2023 – 12 February, 2023
09:00 am - 01:00 pm
Mackay Entertainment & Convention Centre