Artspace Mackay is a regional art gallery operated by Mackay Regional Council which provides the community and its visitors with access to a wide range of cultural services including:
An ever-changing program of international standard touring and curated exhibitions of visual arts and social history
Access to the Mackay Regional Council Collection of artists' books and prints through the Tate Adams Reading Room, with presentations, displays and exhibitions
Public and educational programs including art classes, workshops, masterclasses, lectures, seminars, performances, presentations, guided tours and events
A multi-purpose functions venue for meetings. seminars, functions and events
The Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens is one of Mackay’s
most popular tourist attractions.
It is home to a vast range of tropical flora from Mackay and the
Whitsundays as well as other Australian native and exotic plants which feature in five ‘culturally-themed’ gardens.
Comprising three tiered lagoons, the Bluewater Lagoon is a free family-friendly leisure facility overlooking the picturesque Pioneer River in the heart of Mackay’s city centre.
Covering an area equivalent to three 50 metre swimming pools, Bluewater Lagoon provides a safe all-round stinger-free swimming environment.
The Blacks Beach Tavern offers bistro dining seven days a week for both Lunch and Dinner, from 12 Noon to 9 PM.Delicious Gourmet Pizzas available all day - come in and have a cold beer while you seat!We have a range of meals on the menu, including;
-Delicious Gourmet Pizzas available all day - come in and have a cold beer while you seat
-Range of Lean and Green Meals
The historic Eimeo Pacific Hotel has built an enviable reputation as "lunch with a million-dollar view“. It is has been in the same family for over 70 years. Patrons have the best views in town overlooking the Whitsunday Coast, Brampton, Keswick and St Bees islands with our very own Eimeo beach at the forefront. You can take advantage of the balconies set against this attractive backdrop of the serene Pacific. Our unique setting lends us a huge advantage over claustrophobic town alternatives. Only 20 minutes from Mackay's central business district, our picturesque site offers flexible indoor facilities, beautiful outdoor space and ample parking.