Comfort Inn The Rose
164 Nebo Road
Mackay, QL 4740
Phone: (61) 7 49576572
Fax: (61) 7 49572070
The Mackay Showgrounds is a popular fairground located along the national highway in Mackay. The grounds are an ideal venue for hosting large scale events such as exhibitions, conventions, meetings, conferences and agricultural fairs. Call ahead for more details.
Formerly known as Mackay Stadium, the Virgin Australia Stadium is a state-of-the-art football stadium that serves as the home ground for Mackay Cutters rugby league football team and Queensland State League's Whitsunday Miners. This magnificent stadium was built in 2011 and has a maximum seating capacity for more than 12,000 spectators. Apart from hosting football and rugby matches, the stadium also serves as a venue for various contemporary concerts that attracts thousands of fans from all over Australia. To know more, call on +1 800 782 3486.
The Mackay Entertainment & Convention Centre (MECC) is one of the choicest venues in town and around. This enormous and spacious venue is a boon to the event organizers, who prefer it owing to the world-class facilities and proximity to the Mackay Airport. Versatile halls, studios, theaters, conference rooms, you name it and they have it. The event spaces can be altered as per the requirements of the event, making it flexible and convenient. Apart from that, MECC also offers allied services like catering, event planning and so forth. Concerts, shows, corporate events, private parties and many other events are held here on a regular basis. Check website for individual capacities and other details.
Given the modern setting, BCC Mackay City (Birch Carroll & Coyle Mackay City) is an ideal place to catch the latest blockbusters. For more information, call ahead.
Mackay Mount Pleasant, a part of the renowned Birch Carroll & Coyle group has six screens. Comfortable chairs, digital Dolby sound system and other facilities further enhance the movie watching experience. For tickets, show timings and other details, call ahead.
At the North Mackay Bowls Club, try your luck at a variety of bingo games and other gaming machines. Primarily a bowling club, this entertainment hot spot also boasts of a bistro where visitors can visit for a quick bite or a hot cuppa.
PCYC or the Police-Citizens Youth Clubs is a voluntary organization that aims to guide the youth in the right direction and also undertake activities for crime prevention. It has branches all over the state of Queensland, Mackay PCYC being one of them. Like other branches, it is equipped with facilities like a small stadium, a hall, biking track and a separate games room featuring pool tables and PlayStations. It conducts coaching sessions for variety of sports too. Mackay PCYC also hosts variety of social and cultural events throughout the year. For more details, check website.