Annual Events

Mackay Marina Run

The Mackay Marina Run is one of the Mackay region’s premier sporting events. It is also a major running event for regional Qld with 3000 people registering in 2016. The event has grown with tremendous support from the local community including Mackay Regional Council and BMA. Additionally it has ben...

Mackay Airport Beach Horse Racing Festival

The Mackay Airport Beach Horse Racing Festival is a 4 day event based around the unique Mackay Harbour Beach Horse Race Day. The festivities commence on the 6th of August and continue through to the 9th of August. The festival celebrates all things racing, food, wine and fashion. There are a n...

The Farmers’ Markets

The Farmers’ Markets will be a drawcard for locals and visitors alike to come into the Mackay City Centre to purchase fresh local produce as part of their weekly food shop. The market launched on 8th June and will be every Wednesday 2pm to 6pm at the Wood Street Park (3-5 Wood St) next to the her...

Mackay Show

It's the place you can find all the quickest and easiest information about the show - as well as updates on events and direct links back to our website to take the fuss out of finding what you're looking for! showground and events in Mackay!