Thursday, April 27, 2023
Mackay and Whitsunday Life
Wintermoon Music Festival
Friday 5pm to Monday, 4pm
The annual Wintermoon Music Festival is back, celebrating music and dance, with workshops and circus acts in the Mount Charlton rainforest.
Mount Charlton, Queensland
Hypnotise Me presented by Andy Vening
Friday from 6.30pm
Returning by popular demand, comedy hypnotist Andy Vening is ready to surprise the audience with his new comedy show. Prepare to be shocked by his amazing hypnotic skills, where volunteers test their unconscious minds in fantastic displays.
Metropolitan Hotel, Mackay
Sarina Mud Trials May Day
Saturday 7am to Sunday 8pm
Join Sarina for the annual Sarina Mud Trials. Following the Grand Parade at 8am, the races begin, tearing through the course and making a mess. Classes include junior, standard, buggies, bombs and topgun. With a licensed bar and live music, this will be fun for the whole family.
Flavourista Social Tasting
Saturday, 9am to 11am
Enjoy good food and others company with this great workshop. Starting with a nature walk, create meals together, using Flavourista blends, which are gluten and nut free, with the chance to win various prizes.
The Wild Sky live at the Seabreeze Hotel
Sunday, from 2pm
Mackay local band, The Wild Sky, will cruise you into the public holiday, with their blues-inspired tunes.
Resin Workshop by the Creative Art Studio
Sunday, 2pm to 5pm
Relax the weekend away with this calming resin workshop. Come home with a beautiful floral resin trinket dish. Led by artist Michelle, this workshop will teach you all you need to know about resin art and give you handy tips and tricks to make your own.
The Creative Art Studio, 3 Ungerer Street, Mackay
Boogie Bounce Mackay Walking Group
Monday, from 9.30am
Hosted by the Boogie Bounce Mackay Walking Group, come along to the new walking group, starting Monday. Meet at the Botanical Gardens and join the group for a casual walk around the gardens, following by a coffee at the café.
Botanical Gardens Mackay
Every Wednesday, 3pm to 4pm
Led by Wellness with Deb, this new novice and beginner yoga class is perfect for everyone. Strengthening and stretching muscles is the game, learning how to use and engage muscles for the best results with your fitness.
STEAM Club – Magformer Construction
Wednesday, 3.30pm to 4.30pm
Hosted by the Mackay Regional Council Libraries, this STEAM Club will encourage creative minds, by building engineering projects with Magformer magnet shapes.
Gordon White Library
Frenchy Judgement Day
Thursday, from 7.30pm
Viral Australian comedian Frenchy is visiting Mackay on his national tour. With nothing off limits, and warnings for sitting in the front row, this show will test the audience.
Metropolitan Hotel, Mackay