Mackay, Australia

The Mackay region’s natural beauty is just waiting to be discovered. Otherwise known as Australia’s sugar capital, Mackay is a prosperous and friendly town offering a unique travelling experience. Found to the south of the Whitsunday Islands, on the Queensland coast, Mackay is an unforgettable destination for travellers to visit.

In the country of Australia, the large Mackay region is centrally located on the Queensland coast, halfway between Brisbane and Cairns. It encompasses secluded islands such as the elusive Brampton Island, spectacular beaches, the southern tip of The Great Barrier Reef, several splendid National Parks, historical townships and indisputably stunning countryside merging onto outback plains. Nowhere on earth has such an impressive assortment of natural wonders on offer to travellers.

Mackay is an ideal location to enjoy an array of activities and entertainment on the land, in the water and in the air, both at night and during the day. Just a few popular activities among travellers to the region include 4WD adventures, gold fossicking, terrific saltwater fishing, diving amongst ship wrecks and taking a scenic Helicopter flight over the network of colourful reefs and Whitsunday Islands. There is also a range of interesting attractions located around Mackay, like the Illawong Sanctuary and interesting Eungella National Park.

In Mackay there are a variety of dining options and places of accommodation to suit all budgets. Travellers will also find that there are plenty of public and private travel options, ranging from long distance plane flights to short distance taxi rides and car rental. Furthermore, every essential service can be found throughout the region including information centres, employment and work information, shopping centres, banks, property information and all forms of communication.

Mackay is becoming an increasingly popular Australian travel destination amongst international and national travellers alike. It’s a location that has unimaginable natural beauty, along with the potential to impress any visitor with its diverse and unique amount of activities, entertainment, attractions and essential services. Located just a short distance away from the impressive Whitsunday Islands, the Mackay region portrays Australian life in all its glory.

Originally posted 2010-12-13 01:31:42. Republished by Blog Post Promoter

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The Whitsunday Islands are an exquisitely arranged assortment of 74 major islands located just off the Airlie Beach coastline, in Queensland. Renown for their stunning natural beauty and close proximity to the Great Barrier Reef, the Whitsunday Islands invite travelling families, groups of friends, individuals and couples to enjoy a piece of paradise.