18 days in Mackay Itinerary

18 days in Mackay Itinerary

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Mackay is a city and its centre suburb in the Mackay Region on the eastern coast of Queensland, Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Mackay side-trips: Airlie Beach (Nature & Wildlife Tours & Conway National Park), Eungella (Eungella National Park, Broken River, & more) and Finch Hatton (Forest Flying & Finch Hatton Gorge). Spend the 21st (Tue) exploring nature at Cape Hillsborough National Park. Spend the 28th (Tue) exploring nature at Cape Palmerston National Park. Next up on the itinerary: cool off at Bluewater Lagoon, kick back and relax at Bucasia Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Orchid Display House, and explore the landscape on two wheels at Bluewater Trail.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Mackay trip planning site .

In May, daily temperatures in Mackay can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

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Eungella, Cape Hillsborough, Finch Hatton, Sarina, Airlie Beach
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Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens