Thursday, January 26, 2023
Mackay and Whitsunday Life
Birdlife Mackay Monthly Surveys
Friday, 6:00am to 8:00am
Join Birdlife Mackay with their monthly bird count in the Botanic Gardens. If you are a keen bird watcher or just love birds and keen to find out more, come along! Meet at the Viewing Deck next to the Café, off Lagoon Street. Bring a hat, water bottle, camera and binoculars (if you have them). Bird counts are held on the last Friday of each month.
Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens
Every Friday Evening From 6pm
Knock off drinks, lakeside dinner, good friends, and LIVE MUSIC.
Wake House Australia
Significant Other Live at Souths
Friday, 6:30pm to 10:30pm
Join Souths on Friday for live music with Significant Other performing from 6:30pm-10:30pm. Come along for a great night.
Souths Suburban Bowls Club
Mango Junction @ Northern Beaches Bowls Club
Shake off the working week with Mango Junction cranking out your favourite party tunes in the main bar 8pm.
Mackay Northern Beaches Bowls Club
Broken Ballerina Inc. Fundraiser
Catch Broken Ballerina Inc. at Mount Pleasant Centre for their first fundraiser of 2023. They will be at the top of the escalators selling cupcakes, Pete’s caramel slice and merchandise.
Mount Pleasant Centre
Saints Hottest 100 Countdown Party
Everyone is invited to Saints for a big day of fun to count down the hottest 100. Club opens from 9am till late, the bar opening from number 100. There will be a waterslide from 9am to 1pm. BBQ lunch will be served. A big cricket game planned and more games throughout the day. Rock up in your best party shirt.
North Mackay Saints AFL Grounds
Triple J's Hottest 100 Party
It's the hottest party of the year! Who is your number 1 pick? Harrup Park have Triple J's Hottest 100 countdown of 2022 live and loud in the Garden Bar from 11am. Live sport on the big screen, drink specials and live music after the countdown. Free Entry.
Tiffany Grace at Red Dog Brewery
Saturday, 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Catch Tiffany Grace live at Red Dog from 6:00pm to 9:00pm.
Red Dog Brewery
VaMa Live at Souths
Friday, 6:00pm to 10:00pm
VaMa will be performing live in the Sports Bar on Saturday from 6pm-10pm. Come along for a great night.
Souths Suburban Bowls Club
Mango Junction @ Moss on Wood
Party time at Moss on Wood.
Moss on Wood
Sunday Live Music – Viva Acoustics
Sunday, 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Music every Sunday from 2pm - 5pm. Head down to the Seabreeze Hotel this Sunday for some fresh tunes, delicious food, and ice-cold brews.
Teen Shed Mackay Teen Circle
Every Wednesday, 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Teen Circle is a place for all teens in the community to come together. It's a safe space for them to connect, heal & learn from each other. They can be seen, heard & understood with no judgement. It's a space to honour the uniqueness of each individual, everyone is equal. They will be able to speak from their hearts about things that trouble, annoy, frustrate them. This gathering will be held every Wednesday, all teenagers are welcome to attend. It is a free event, but attendees are asked to register for numbers.
Kutta Mulla Gorinna Special Assistance School
Mackay Farmers’ Market
Every Wednesday, 6:30am to 10:30am
The market is a showcase of our region’s amazing produce direct from the farmer.
Sugar City Rock and Roll Mackay Club Wednesday Night Lessons
Every Wednesday, 7:00pm
Why not come along and learn to rock ‘n’ roll in a friendly and fun atmosphere with the Sugar City Rock ‘n’ Rollers Mackay Club? Previous experience is not required. Everyone learns at their own pace and, even better, the first lesson is free on your way to learning the four step style of rock ‘n’ roll. $5 for members and $8 for non-members after that. The club caters for social activities for club members with regular dances with live bands in attendance and away trips. For further enquiries call 0408 983 911.
58 Macalister St, Mackay
Wave Tank Workshop
Thursday, 11:00am to 1:00pm
See a wave tank in action when environmental consultants Alluvium visit our region. The wave tank simulates the ocean’s movements to demonstrate how different combinations of coastal defences and wave and tide conditions can affect issues such as wave overtopping and flood risk. Alluvium will be hosting four community workshops in February as part of the Mackay Coast Our Future program, which will include coastal erosion and storm tide inundation displays and maps, and opportunities to discuss possible adaptation options for the region. No bookings are required.
Jubilee Community Centre
Mackay Riverside Market
Every Thursday, 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Come and meet your local growers, bakers and makers, chill on the lawn listening to some beautiful tunes and grab some delicious dinner and desert.