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Experience Nature.Reserved. in The Mackay Region

Conveniently located at the gateway to The Whitsundays, The Mackay Region offers incredible natural beauty, memorable wildlife encounters, fun-filled adventures and pure relaxation.

Whether it’s inland, on the coast or in the City Centre, watch nature come alive within the magnificence of The Mackay Region.

Surround yourself with lush rainforest and the spectacular views of Eungella National Park. Be in awe of the majestic platypus swimming in the cool mountain streams of Broken River, or cool off in the cascading waterfalls of Finch Hatton Gorge.

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Behold the splendour of watching our national icons enjoy a breathtaking sunrise over the Coral Sea with the Cape Hillsborough Sunrise Wallaby and Kangaroo Experience. Head west past ancient volcanic peaks to explore the Isaac Region, rich in minerals, heritage and character.

Discover Australia’s premier fishing destination and target a wide range of species within freshwater impoundments, offshore islands and reefs, or take advantage one of only three net free zones in Queensland.

Relax and unwind at one of the 31 pristine beaches that dot the Mackay Region coastline, the perfect destination to enjoy Mackay’s tropical climate or even watch the migrating whales.

Visit any time of the year and you will be able to immerse yourself in the local flavours and culture, and experience exciting entertainment with an extensive choice of events that are unique to The Mackay Region.

So what are you waiting for? Escape the crowds and find your own slice of paradise with a visit that will bring you closer to nature and leave you feeling refreshed, relaxed and rejuvenated in The Mackay Region.

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