Each year in Mackay, the Mackay & District Inter-Church Council in conjunction with the Mackay Regional Council host a free Thanksgiving Day Community Festival in the grounds of the Mackay Entertainment & Convention Centre.
Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal is proud of our local volunteers and public servants committment to our region and this day recognises them and brings the community together.
The Mining Trail is a recognised project that is essential to grow the tourist appeal of the region and attract domestic and international visitors. The trail traverses the Bowen Basin providing; picnic spots, interest points and new facilities to turn the drive into a journey, highlighting the vastness and value of the region's coal industry.
City Safe Mackay promotes and rewards responsible behaviour in the Mackay CBD. Catch a taxi, don't drink and drive, keep hydrated, look after your friends and enjoy a night out in the heart of the city. The next step is up to you!