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    The changes you will notice when the MECC reopens

    premium_icon The changes you will notice when the MECC reopens

    'I've dealt with floods, fires... nothing is as hard as a plague.'

    7 events coming to Mackay Showgrounds this year

    premium_icon 7 events coming to Mackay Showgrounds this year

    Mackay Show Association manager Steve Gavioli: ‘There will be something here at...

    One week to go: Pork knuckle lovers can rejoice

    premium_icon One week to go: Pork knuckle lovers can rejoice

    One of Mackay’s most popular new restaurants is about to reopen post-COVID

    Only 7500 people allowed at Bluesfest 2021 (so far)

    premium_icon Only 7500 people allowed at Bluesfest 2021 (so far)

    Artist list for next year’s event will be unveiled on July 8

    Events

      Guides

        Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

        Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

        Learn to surf online with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell

        VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

        VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

        All most people want to do during the heatwave is cool off

        10 common snakes and how to identify them

        premium_icon 10 common snakes and how to identify them

        Snake catcher Richie Gilbert has seen it all

        Five of the best to places to bushwalk

        Five of the best to places to bushwalk

        Popular pass time offers something for everyone

        Tourism

          Grey nomads sent packing at Qld border

          premium_icon Grey nomads sent packing at Qld border

          Qld borders: Grey nomads sent packing ahead of reopening

          WELCOME BACK: 238,000 expected across Qld borders

          premium_icon WELCOME BACK: 238,000 expected across Qld borders

          238,000 expected to pour through Qld borders

          Tourists descend on Tweed ahead of border reopening

          premium_icon Tourists descend on Tweed ahead of border reopening

          Tweed hotels packed as travellers prepare for opening of border

          NT tourism takes $40m hit in a single month

          premium_icon NT tourism takes $40m hit in a single month

          Queensland suffered the biggest drop of 50 per cent