Our Region – Mackay

The Mackay region boasts a relaxed tropical lifestyle with spectacular recreation options as the base for business establishment, development and wealth creation. Located on the east coast of Queensland Australia , Mackay is located 900km north of Brisbane and 700km south of Cairns , cementing position as a logistical mid point.


The Region is home for the larger part of Qld’s Sugar industry and Bowen basin Coal mining industry. Surrounding this economic base is a thriving engineering and manufacturing sector producing world leading technology and quality with exports growing annually.

For more information about the Mackay Region:

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Office of Economic and Statistical Research

Mackay Tourism Limited