Located in tropical Queensland, Mackay is a scenic destination about 9.5 hours (735km) south of Cairns. With a year-round perfect climate and around 270 days of sunshine per year, Mackay is an amazing destination for a holiday escape. Mackay is renowned for its lush rainforests, vibrant coral reefs and magnificent beaches that sweep the coastline. Visitors can enjoy hiking the magnificent Eungella National Park and exploring the Cape Hillsborough National as well as discovering the vast landscapes and seascapes of this magnificent region.
On the map of Mackay below you will find the surrounding towns of Hay Point and Sarina to the south, Mirani and Broken River to the west, Blacks Beach, Busasia, Ball Bay, Slade Point, Halliday Bay and Seaforth. Lying 32km off the coastline, Brampton Island is a beautiful holiday destination perfect for weekend getaways and summer holidays.
On this Mackay map you will find some of the region’s best destinations that provide a great reference point for planning your Mackay adventure.