Wednesday, June 19, 2024


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

World-Class Cricket Comes Back To Mackay

Cricket fans, get ready for international action here in Mackay. Watch Australia take on our competitive neighbours, New Zealand, in the CommBank T20 International Series as the teams finalise their World Cup preparations.
Tickets for the highly anticipated Australia vs. New Zealand Commbank T20I series are now on sale. This September, the Great Barrier Reef Arena will host two thrilling international cricket matches on the 19th and 22nd, bringing world-class women’s cricket action right to our community.
The Great Barrier Reef Arena is proud to be one of the chosen venues for this prestigious series. Hosting these matches not only provides an incredible opportunity for local fans to witness top-tier cricket but also highlights Mackay as a prime location for international sporting events.
“We are thrilled to bring international cricket to the Great Barrier Reef Arena. This is a fantastic opportunity for our community to experience the excitement of professional cricket right here in Mackay,” said Terry Doolan, Chairman at Harrup Park.
“It’s a significant event that puts Mackay on the map as a destination for world-class sports.
“This event is more than just a series; it’s a celebration of sport and community spirit. Bringing international cricket to Mackay enhances our region’s profile and provides a boost to local businesses and tourism.
“Harrup Park is committed to supporting sports and fostering community engagement. The Great Barrier Reef Arena stands as a testament to our dedication to providing world-class facilities and hosting top-tier sporting events in Mackay.”

Ticket Information:
Tickets are available now and can be purchased at Don’t miss out on this chance to be part of an unforgettable sporting event in Mackay. Secure your seats early to avoid disappointment!

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