Sun, Surf and Sand - Blissful Beaches in Mackay

Multiple Locations

Blessed with an abundance of breathtaking tropical shoreline, Mackay’s Northern Beaches are the perfect day-trip destination to soak up the sun, surf and sand. The Northern Beaches feature beautiful stretches of golden sand and warm waters to enjoy a dip in the ocean. The best time for fishing is at high tide off Black Point rocks.

Journey Details

Duration
2 Hours
Distance
60 Kilometres

Full Itinerary

Mackay to Blacks Beach

If travelling from Mackay’s city centre, head North on the Bruce Highway past Northpoint Retail shopping area, and then turn right onto Mackay-Bucasia Road to head to Blacks Beach.

Take the opportunity to explore the various shopping centres along the way, to stock up on supplies for a day at the beach. Don’t forget to take plenty of water and sunscreen!

LINESTRING (149.14721 -21.00828, 149.14724 -21.00836, 149.14728 -21.00841, 149.14768 -21.00885, 149.14779 -21.00899, 149.14793 -21.00917, 149.14799 -21.00928, 149.14803 -21.00938, 149.14807 -21.00952, 149.14813 -21.00979, 149.14813 -21.00988, 149.14814 -21.00994, 149.14814 -21.00997, 149.14816 -21.00998, 149.14816 -21.00999, 149.14817 -21.00999, 149.14818 -21.01, 149.14819 -21.01, 149.1482 -21.01, 149.14822 -21.00999, 149.14823 -21.00999, 149.14824 -21.00998, 149.1483 -21.00992, 149.14832 -21.00992, 149.14833 -21.00991, 149.14834 -21.00991, 149.14835 -21.00992, 149.14836 -21.00992, 149.14837 -21.00992, 149.14837 -21.00993, 149.14838 -21.00993, 149.14838 -21.00994, 149.14839 -21.00994, 149.14839 -21.00995, 149.14839 -21.00996, 149.14839 -21.01004, 149.14833 -21.01051, 149.14856 -21.01052, 149.14866 -21.01054, 149.1487 -21.01055, 149.14882 -21.01058, 149.14912 -21.01068, 149.14947 -21.0108, 149.14954 -21.01083, 149.14955 -21.01084, 149.14956 -21.01085, 149.14957 -21.01087, 149.14958 -21.0109, 149.14959 -21.01093, 149.14958 -21.01105, 149.14952 -21.01154, 149.14973 -21.01158, 149.14989 -21.01162, 149.1499 -21.01161, 149.14992 -21.01161, 149.14993 -21.01161, 149.14998 -21.01161, 149.15003 -21.01161, 149.15005 -21.01161, 149.15011 -21.01161, 149.15012 -21.0116, 149.15012 -21.01159, 149.15013 -21.01159, 149.15013 -21.01158, 149.15014 -21.01158, 149.15014 -21.01157, 149.15015 -21.01157, 149.15015 -21.01156, 149.15016 -21.01156, 149.15017 -21.01155, 149.15018 -21.01154, 149.15019 -21.01154, 149.1502 -21.01154, 149.15021 -21.01154, 149.15022 -21.01153, 149.15023 -21.01153, 149.15024 -21.01153, 149.15025 -21.01153, 149.15026 -21.01153, 149.15027 -21.01154, 149.15028 -21.01154, 149.15029 -21.01154, 149.1503 -21.01155, 149.15031 -21.01155, 149.15032 -21.01156, 149.15033 -21.01156, 149.15033 -21.01157, 149.15043 -21.01156, 149.15052 -21.01154, 149.15071 -21.01149, 149.15103 -21.0114, 149.15112 -21.01137, 149.15118 -21.01134, 149.15126 -21.01129, 149.15127 -21.01128, 149.15127 -21.01127, 149.15128 -21.01126, 149.15128 -21.01125, 149.15129 -21.01124, 149.1513 -21.01124, 149.1513 -21.01123, 149.15131 -21.01122, 149.15132 -21.01122, 149.15133 -21.01121, 149.15134 -21.01121, 149.15135 -21.0112, 149.15136 -21.0112, 149.15137 -21.0112, 149.15138 -21.0112, 149.15139 -21.01119, 149.1514 -21.01119, 149.15141 -21.01119, 149.15142 -21.01119, 149.15143 -21.0112, 149.15144 -21.0112, 149.15145 -21.0112, 149.15146 -21.0112, 149.15147 -21.01121, 149.15148 -21.01121, 149.15149 -21.01122, 149.1515 -21.01123, 149.15151 -21.01123, 149.15153 -21.01125, 149.15153 -21.01126, 149.15154 -21.01127, 149.15154 -21.01128, 149.15155 -21.01128, 149.15155 -21.01129, 149.15155 -21.0113, 149.15155 -21.01131, 149.15155 -21.01132, 149.15155 -21.01133, 149.15155 -21.01134, 149.15155 -21.01135, 149.15155 -21.01136, 149.15155 -21.01137, 149.15155 -21.01138, 149.15154 -21.01139, 149.15154 -21.0114, 149.15153 -21.0114, 149.15153 -21.01141, 149.15152 -21.01142, 149.15151 -21.01143, 149.1515 -21.01144, 149.15146 -21.01165, 149.15144 -21.01172, 149.15143 -21.01178, 149.15144 -21.01207, 149.15145 -21.01222, 149.15148 -21.01237, 149.15153 -21.01261, 149.15159 -21.01278, 149.15166 -21.01297, 149.15178 -21.01321, 149.15207 -21.01384, 149.15234 -21.01443, 149.15254 -21.0149, 149.15331 -21.01655, 149.15392 -21.01788, 149.15402 -21.01813, 149.15421 -21.01863, 149.1543 -21.01886, 149.1545 -21.01946, 149.15455 -21.01963, 149.15459 -21.01978, 149.15461 -21.02003, 149.15462 -21.02032, 149.15462 -21.02085, 149.15463 -21.02125, 149.1546 -21.02334, 149.15459 -21.02369, 149.15459 -21.02376, 149.15459 -21.02454, 149.15456 -21.0257, 149.15454 -21.02714, 149.15454 -21.02726, 149.15452 -21.028, 149.15453 -21.02828, 149.15454 -21.02835, 149.15456 -21.02842, 149.1546 -21.02849, 149.15465 -21.0286, 149.15496 -21.02913, 149.15539 -21.02984, 149.15604 -21.03097, 149.15625 -21.03135, 149.15639 -21.03156, 149.15649 -21.03172, 149.15661 -21.03194, 149.15669 -21.03209, 149.15673 -21.03219, 149.15679 -21.03236, 149.15682 -21.03246, 149.15689 -21.03273, 149.15692 -21.03287, 149.15694 -21.03301, 149.15697 -21.03347, 149.15695 -21.03393, 149.15689 -21.03448, 149.15659 -21.03629, 149.15661 -21.03633, 149.15662 -21.03636, 149.15662 -21.0364, 149.15659 -21.03657, 149.15652 -21.03698, 149.15651 -21.03705, 149.15647 -21.03737, 149.15644 -21.03764, 149.15644 -21.03769, 149.15639 -21.03798, 149.15634 -21.03831, 149.15632 -21.03845, 149.15631 -21.0385, 149.1563 -21.03852, 149.1563 -21.03853, 149.15629 -21.03854, 149.15627 -21.03855, 149.15619 -21.03919, 149.15616 -21.03971, 149.15619 -21.04022, 149.15623 -21.04052, 149.15625 -21.04062, 149.15628 -21.04082, 149.15646 -21.04142, 149.15673 -21.04202, 149.15745 -21.04341, 149.15791 -21.04426, 149.15878 -21.04597, 149.15895 -21.04629, 149.15926 -21.04689, 149.15951 -21.04738, 149.15993 -21.04821, 149.16011 -21.04858, 149.16031 -21.04902, 149.16045 -21.04933, 149.16053 -21.04954, 149.16054 -21.04957, 149.1606 -21.04976, 149.16064 -21.04992, 149.1607 -21.05016, 149.16077 -21.05041, 149.16089 -21.05081, 149.16102 -21.05131, 149.16103 -21.05139, 149.16109 -21.05172, 149.16114 -21.05199, 149.16117 -21.05225, 149.16124 -21.05284, 149.16125 -21.05307, 149.16124 -21.05316, 149.16125 -21.05338, 149.16125 -21.05369, 149.16125 -21.05371, 149.16125 -21.05373, 149.16125 -21.05376, 149.16125 -21.05379, 149.16125 -21.05381, 149.16125 -21.05384, 149.16125 -21.0539, 149.16124 -21.05408, 149.16124 -21.0541, 149.16124 -21.05413, 149.16124 -21.05415, 149.16122 -21.05437, 149.1612 -21.05456, 149.16118 -21.0547, 149.16115 -21.0549, 149.16107 -21.05539, 149.16103 -21.05561, 149.16095 -21.05593, 149.16079 -21.05651, 149.16072 -21.05675, 149.1607 -21.05681, 149.1607 -21.05683, 149.1607 -21.05684, 149.16069 -21.05685, 149.16069 -21.05687, 149.16063 -21.05701, 149.16063 -21.05703, 149.16062 -21.05705, 149.16062 -21.05706, 149.16061 -21.05708, 149.16059 -21.05715, 149.16046 -21.05744, 149.16035 -21.05771, 149.16007 -21.05832, 149.16005 -21.05837, 149.15992 -21.05864, 149.15982 -21.05884, 149.1598 -21.05894, 149.15951 -21.05955, 149.15942 -21.05974, 149.15932 -21.05995, 149.15906 -21.06049, 149.15872 -21.06119, 149.15867 -21.0613, 149.15863 -21.06138, 149.1586 -21.06145, 149.15854 -21.06149, 149.15822 -21.06216, 149.15821 -21.06226, 149.15819 -21.06231, 149.15793 -21.06285, 149.15787 -21.06299, 149.15782 -21.06317, 149.15784 -21.06318, 149.15785 -21.0632, 149.15786 -21.06321, 149.15787 -21.06323, 149.15788 -21.06324, 149.15788 -21.06325, 149.15789 -21.06326, 149.15789 -21.06327, 149.1579 -21.06329, 149.15791 -21.06331, 149.15791 -21.06334, 149.15791 -21.06336, 149.15791 -21.06338, 149.15791 -21.06341, 149.1579 -21.06343, 149.1579 -21.06345, 149.15789 -21.06347, 149.15787 -21.0635, 149.15785 -21.06353, 149.15782 -21.06355, 149.1578 -21.06357, 149.15777 -21.06359, 149.15774 -21.0636, 149.15771 -21.06361, 149.15767 -21.06362, 149.1575 -21.06394, 149.15747 -21.06401, 149.15746 -21.06406, 149.15744 -21.06411, 149.15741 -21.06416, 149.15739 -21.06422, 149.15737 -21.06426, 149.15736 -21.06433, 149.15708 -21.06626, 149.15707 -21.06632, 149.15688 -21.06765, 149.15675 -21.0687, 149.15659 -21.06999, 149.15654 -21.07045, 149.15653 -21.07068, 149.15653 -21.07098, 149.15652 -21.0713, 149.15653 -21.07173, 149.15654 -21.07191, 149.1566 -21.07239, 149.15674 -21.07308, 149.15696 -21.07408, 149.15701 -21.07431, 149.15706 -21.07463, 149.15707 -21.0747, 149.15715 -21.07525, 149.15721 -21.07581, 149.15722 -21.07606, 149.15721 -21.07661, 149.15723 -21.07744, 149.15723 -21.07786, 149.15725 -21.07866, 149.15724 -21.07963, 149.15721 -21.0807, 149.15711 -21.08184, 149.15707 -21.08219, 149.15691 -21.08329, 149.15689 -21.08365, 149.15689 -21.08374, 149.15688 -21.08384, 149.15686 -21.08392, 149.15684 -21.08397, 149.15681 -21.08404, 149.15673 -21.08422, 149.15672 -21.08423, 149.15672 -21.08425, 149.15672 -21.08427, 149.15671 -21.08428, 149.15671 -21.08431, 149.15671 -21.08435, 149.15671 -21.08446, 149.15672 -21.08447, 149.15673 -21.08448, 149.15674 -21.08448, 149.15675 -21.08449, 149.15676 -21.0845, 149.15676 -21.08451, 149.15677 -21.08452, 149.15677 -21.08453, 149.15678 -21.08454, 149.15678 -21.08455, 149.15679 -21.08456, 149.15679 -21.08457, 149.15679 -21.08458, 149.15679 -21.08459, 149.15679 -21.0846, 149.15679 -21.08461, 149.15679 -21.08462, 149.15678 -21.08463, 149.15678 -21.08464, 149.15678 -21.08465, 149.15677 -21.08466, 149.15677 -21.08467, 149.15676 -21.08468, 149.15675 -21.08469, 149.15675 -21.0847, 149.15673 -21.08471, 149.1567 -21.08498, 149.15667 -21.08537, 149.15661 -21.08629, 149.1566 -21.0872, 149.15671 -21.08789, 149.15672 -21.08796, 149.15673 -21.088, 149.15674 -21.08804, 149.15675 -21.08809, 149.15689 -21.08846, 149.1569 -21.0885, 149.15709 -21.0889, 149.15727 -21.08921, 149.15732 -21.0893, 149.15752 -21.08955, 149.15771 -21.08976, 149.15879 -21.09075, 149.15936 -21.0913, 149.1595 -21.09145, 149.15984 -21.09178, 149.15986 -21.09179, 149.15993 -21.09187, 149.16027 -21.09232, 149.1603 -21.09237, 149.16042 -21.09253, 149.16052 -21.09277, 149.16064 -21.09302, 149.16069 -21.09315, 149.16074 -21.0933, 149.16076 -21.09334, 149.1608 -21.0935, 149.16084 -21.09369, 149.16088 -21.09388, 149.16093 -21.0942, 149.16094 -21.0944, 149.16095 -21.09459, 149.16094 -21.09478, 149.16091 -21.0951, 149.16084 -21.09553, 149.16071 -21.09633, 149.1604 -21.09823, 149.16037 -21.09841, 149.16035 -21.09855, 149.16035 -21.09873, 149.16035 -21.09896, 149.16034 -21.09904, 149.16034 -21.09912, 149.16029 -21.09927, 149.16025 -21.09939, 149.16025 -21.09945, 149.16025 -21.09948, 149.16026 -21.09953, 149.16028 -21.09963, 149.16031 -21.09965, 149.16034 -21.09967, 149.16036 -21.0997, 149.16038 -21.09972, 149.1604 -21.09975, 149.16042 -21.09978, 149.16043 -21.09981, 149.16044 -21.09984, 149.16044 -21.09987, 149.16045 -21.0999, 149.16045 -21.09994, 149.16044 -21.09997, 149.16044 -21.1, 149.16043 -21.10003, 149.16042 -21.10005, 149.16041 -21.10008, 149.16039 -21.10011, 149.16037 -21.10013, 149.16036 -21.10015, 149.16034 -21.10017, 149.16032 -21.10018, 149.1603 -21.1002, 149.16027 -21.10022, 149.16024 -21.10023, 149.16015 -21.10042, 149.1601 -21.10049, 149.16008 -21.10054, 149.16005 -21.10059, 149.16004 -21.10063, 149.16 -21.10077, 149.15997 -21.10093, 149.15996 -21.10109, 149.15992 -21.10138, 149.15982 -21.10194, 149.15972 -21.10264, 149.15955 -21.10368, 149.1594 -21.10459, 149.15929 -21.10529, 149.1592 -21.10592, 149.15913 -21.10642, 149.15902 -21.10714, 149.15893 -21.10773, 149.1589 -21.10788, 149.15887 -21.10808, 149.1588 -21.1085, 149.15866 -21.10933, 149.15858 -21.10987, 149.15857 -21.10993, 149.15851 -21.11023, 149.15847 -21.11056, 149.15836 -21.11127, 149.158 -21.11347, 149.15777 -21.11487, 149.15767 -21.11563, 149.15763 -21.11598, 149.15756 -21.1164, 149.15752 -21.11678, 149.15747 -21.11712, 149.15742 -21.11742, 149.15741 -21.11752, 149.15738 -21.11767, 149.15732 -21.11805, 149.15728 -21.11838, 149.15719 -21.11908, 149.1571 -21.11985, 149.15708 -21.12009, 149.15708 -21.12028, 149.15708 -21.12029, 149.15709 -21.1203, 149.1571 -21.12031, 149.1571 -21.12032, 149.15711 -21.12033, 149.15712 -21.12034, 149.15712 -21.12035, 149.15713 -21.12036, 149.15713 -21.12037, 149.15713 -21.12038, 149.15713 -21.12039, 149.15713 -21.1204, 149.15713 -21.12041, 149.15712 -21.12042, 149.15712 -21.12043, 149.15712 -21.12044, 149.15711 -21.12045, 149.15711 -21.12046, 149.1571 -21.12047, 149.15709 -21.12048, 149.15709 -21.12049, 149.15708 -21.12049, 149.15708 -21.1205, 149.15702 -21.12073, 149.15695 -21.12101, 149.15693 -21.12117, 149.1569 -21.12128, 149.15685 -21.12164, 149.15685 -21.12197, 149.15692 -21.12238, 149.15711 -21.12278, 149.15717 -21.12288, 149.15787 -21.12393, 149.158 -21.1241, 149.15816 -21.12431, 149.15825 -21.12442, 149.15839 -21.12462, 149.15877 -21.12513, 149.15904 -21.12551, 149.15935 -21.12589, 149.15966 -21.12617, 149.16132 -21.12741, 149.16181 -21.1278, 149.16219 -21.12811, 149.16269 -21.12852, 149.16318 -21.12892, 149.16327 -21.129, 149.1636 -21.12927, 149.16367 -21.12932, 149.16405 -21.12967, 149.16429 -21.12993, 149.16447 -21.13014, 149.16462 -21.13035, 149.16469 -21.13045, 149.16485 -21.1307, 149.16498 -21.13093, 149.16511 -21.13121, 149.16523 -21.13153, 149.16544 -21.13207, 149.1656 -21.1325, 149.16602 -21.13359, 149.1665 -21.13491, 149.16704 -21.13647, 149.1676 -21.13804, 149.16762 -21.13807, 149.16768 -21.13823, 149.16774 -21.13839, 149.16784 -21.13867, 149.16791 -21.13883, 149.16795 -21.1389, 149.16798 -21.13895, 149.16809 -21.13918, 149.16817 -21.13934, 149.16824 -21.13946, 149.16833 -21.13961, 149.1684 -21.13972, 149.16854 -21.13992, 149.16862 -21.14003, 149.16883 -21.14028, 149.16895 -21.14042, 149.16907 -21.14055, 149.16922 -21.1407, 149.16945 -21.14091, 149.16967 -21.14109, 149.17 -21.14132, 149.17027 -21.14149, 149.1705 -21.14162, 149.17082 -21.14179, 149.17111 -21.14192, 149.1714 -21.14203, 149.17203 -21.14224, 149.17241 -21.14236, 149.17277 -21.14249, 149.17287 -21.14253, 149.17382 -21.1429, 149.17411 -21.14303, 149.17428 -21.14303, 149.17441 -21.14303, 149.1745 -21.14302, 149.1746 -21.143, 149.17469 -21.14297, 149.17479 -21.14292, 149.17489 -21.14285, 149.17521 -21.14261, 149.17531 -21.1425, 149.17541 -21.14239, 149.17546 -21.14234, 149.17552 -21.14228, 149.17558 -21.14223, 149.17566 -21.14219, 149.1757 -21.14217, 149.17581 -21.1421, 149.17587 -21.14207, 149.17595 -21.14205, 149.17609 -21.14201, 149.17619 -21.142, 149.17629 -21.14198, 149.17648 -21.14199, 149.17669 -21.14201, 149.1773 -21.14211, 149.17744 -21.14208, 149.17754 -21.14205, 149.17764 -21.14202, 149.17776 -21.14198, 149.17787 -21.14194, 149.17796 -21.14191, 149.17798 -21.14189, 149.17801 -21.14188, 149.17805 -21.14184, 149.1781 -21.14179, 149.17816 -21.14138, 149.17822 -21.14102, 149.17826 -21.14072, 149.17829 -21.14059, 149.17831 -21.14051, 149.17835 -21.14041, 149.17838 -21.14034, 149.17843 -21.14027, 149.17842 -21.14026, 149.17842 -21.14025, 149.17841 -21.14022, 149.17841 -21.14021, 149.17841 -21.1402, 149.17841 -21.14019, 149.17841 -21.14018, 149.17841 -21.14017, 149.17842 -21.14016, 149.17842 -21.14015, 149.17842 -21.14014, 149.17843 -21.14013, 149.17844 -21.14012, 149.17844 -21.14011, 149.17845 -21.14011, 149.17845 -21.1401, 149.17846 -21.1401, 149.17847 -21.14009, 149.17848 -21.14009, 149.17849 -21.14008, 149.1785 -21.14008, 149.17851 -21.14008, 149.17852 -21.14007, 149.17853 -21.14007, 149.17854 -21.14007, 149.17855 -21.14007, 149.17856 -21.14007, 149.17857 -21.14007, 149.17858 -21.14007, 149.17858 -21.14008, 149.17859 -21.14008, 149.1786 -21.14008, 149.17861 -21.14008, 149.17861 -21.14009, 149.17862 -21.14009, 149.17863 -21.1401, 149.17864 -21.1401, 149.17864 -21.14011, 149.17865 -21.14012, 149.17866 -21.14013, 149.17867 -21.14014, 149.17867 -21.14015, 149.17867 -21.14016, 149.17868 -21.14016, 149.17868 -21.14017, 149.17868 -21.14018, 149.17882 -21.1402, 149.17921 -21.14026, 149.17959 -21.14031, 149.17971 -21.14033, 149.18079 -21.14045, 149.18079 -21.14044, 149.1808 -21.14043, 149.18081 -21.14043, 149.18082 -21.14042, 149.18083 -21.14042, 149.18083 -21.14041, 149.18085 -21.14041, 149.18086 -21.1404, 149.18087 -21.1404, 149.18088 -21.1404, 149.18089 -21.1404, 149.1809 -21.1404, 149.18091 -21.1404, 149.18092 -21.1404, 149.18093 -21.1404, 149.18093 -21.14041, 149.18094 -21.14041, 149.18095 -21.14041, 149.18096 -21.14041, 149.18096 -21.14042, 149.18097 -21.14042, 149.18098 -21.14043, 149.18099 -21.14043, 149.18099 -21.14044, 149.181 -21.14044, 149.181 -21.14045, 149.18101 -21.14045, 149.18101 -21.14046, 149.18102 -21.14047, 149.18102 -21.14048, 149.18102 -21.14049, 149.18103 -21.14049, 149.18103 -21.1405, 149.18207 -21.14063, 149.18208 -21.14062, 149.18209 -21.14062, 149.18209 -21.14061, 149.1821 -21.14061, 149.18211 -21.1406, 149.18212 -21.1406, 149.18213 -21.1406, 149.18214 -21.1406, 149.18215 -21.1406, 149.18216 -21.1406, 149.18217 -21.1406, 149.18218 -21.1406, 149.18218 -21.14061, 149.18219 -21.14061, 149.1822 -21.14061, 149.1822 -21.14062, 149.18221 -21.14062, 149.18221 -21.14063, 149.18222 -21.14063, 149.18222 -21.14064, 149.18223 -21.14064, 149.18223 -21.14065, 149.18223 -21.14066, 149.18223 -21.14067, 149.18223 -21.14068, 149.18224 -21.14068, 149.18224 -21.14069, 149.18223 -21.1407, 149.18223 -21.14071, 149.18223 -21.14072, 149.18223 -21.14073, 149.18222 -21.14073, 149.18222 -21.14074, 149.18221 -21.14075, 149.1822 -21.14076, 149.18219 -21.14076, 149.18218 -21.14077, 149.18211 -21.14119, 149.18194 -21.14247)
Route Details
Mode of Travel Bicycle, Car
Distance 55 kms
Route Type One Way
Level of Difficulty Level 1: Suitable for the disabled with assistance
Blacks Beach to Eimeo Beach

Follow Eimeo Road and head to a swimmers paradise at Eimeo Beach. Drive under a canopy of mango trees at Mango Avenue, a heritage-listed attraction that stretches between Whittles Lane and Heidke Street, forming a shaded canopy above the streetscape. Choose to picnic on the beach using the facilities on Eimeo Esplanade, or dine with incredible ocean views at a nearby hotel or resort.

Route Details
Mode of Travel Bicycle, Car
Distance 7 kms
Route Type One Way
Level of Difficulty Level 1: Suitable for the disabled with assistance
Eimeo Beach to Bucasia Beach

Continue your journey along the Mackay-Bucasia Road, and follow road sign directions along Downie Avenue to reach Bucasia Beach. Enjoy coffee and cake with a refreshing sea-breeze before burying your toes into the warm sand of Bucasia’s expansive beach.

Seaview Park on the Bucasia Esplanade provides facilities to freshen up and relax, including a barbecue, showers, toilets, picnic tables and a children’s playground.

For spectacular sunset views head to Shoal Point.

Route Details
Mode of Travel Bicycle, Car, Walk
Distance 1 kms
Route Type One Way
Level of Difficulty Level 1: Suitable for the disabled with assistance
Bucasia Beach to Shoal Point

To view a spectacular sunset over the rugged peaks of Cape Hillsborough, end your journey at Shoal Point. Barbecue facilities at O’Brien Esplanade Reserve provide a tranquil setting under majestic trees, overlooking the sparkling water. Enjoy a barbecue dinner while watching the sunset behind the tropical hinterland, and watch as an array of colourful parrots make their way home during twilight.

Route Details
Mode of Travel Bicycle, Car
Distance 1 kms
Route Type One Way
Level of Difficulty Level 1: Suitable for the disabled with assistance
Shoal Point to Mackay

End your journey at Shoal Point. Barbecue facilities at O’Brien Esplanade Reserve provide a tranquil setting under majestic trees, overlooking the sparkling water. Enjoy a barbecue dinner while watching the sun set behind the tropical hinterland, and watch as an array of colourful parrots make their way home during twilight.

Head back to Mackay after a fantastic day visiting the beaches north of Mackay.

Route Details
Mode of Travel Bicycle, Car
Distance 57 kms
Route Type One Way
Level of Difficulty Level 1: Suitable for the disabled with assistance

Find What's Nearby

Displaying 1-9 of 9
Sort by:
Show:

South Head Parklands and Playground, Burnett Heads

Burnett Heads, Bundaberg Area
Free Entry
Located on the waterfront at the gorgeous Burnett Heads, this beautiful park offers plenty of space to run and play. For the kids there is a large climbing frame and a smaller playground. For the adults, sit back and enjoy the view of the pristine blue water whilst watching the kids play in the great outdoors.

Mon Repos Turtle Centre, Mon Repos Conservation Park

Bundaberg, Bundaberg Area
Free Entry
No visit to Mon Repos is complete without a stop at the turtle centre. Here you’ll learn heaps about marine turtles, and the conservation and research programs that are protecting them. You'll also find out how a colourful history and ancient connections have shaped the Mon Repos you see today.

Port Bundaberg

Bundaberg, Bundaberg Area
The Burnett River flows out to sea at Burnett Heads, and just upstream is the Port of Bundaberg with its wharves and imposing sugar terminal. Here, the broad reaches of the Burnett are home to the Bundaberg Sailing Club, and as expected, there are boat ramps and car and trailer parking at the river mouth.

Mon Repos Conservation Park

Bundaberg, Bundaberg Area
Free Entry
Your first stop should be at the Mon Repos Turtle Centre. Find out all there is to know about the marine turtles and the park and, if it’s turtle season, book yourself in to join the Park Rangers on a night-time Turtle Encounter tour.

Burkitts Reef Dive Site

Bargara, Bundaberg Area
Free Entry
Located in front of the town of Bargara, near Bundaberg, Burkitts Reef is a popular shore diving site that always provides a few surprises. The reef fringes the headland and varies in depth from two to eight metres and is covered in lovely hard corals.

Mon Repos

Mon Repos, Bundaberg Area
If you didn't know what the fuss was about, you would think Mon Repos is just another beautiful beach in the Bundaberg region, but nestled in the dunes this beach marks a very special, ancient ritual for the oceans most wise mariners.

Oaks Beach

Burnett Heads, Bundaberg Area
Free Entry
Only 18 kilometres north east of Bundaberg you will find Oaks Beach - a small beach good for snorkelling, fishing, rock walking or swimming. There is also a 200 metre stretch of beach perfect for surfing.

Mon Repos Beach

Mon Repos, Bundaberg Area
Free Entry
Mon Repos is home to Australia's largest concentration of nesting sea turtles. Mon Repos caters for everyone from young families to the grey nomads. You will find historical, environmental and leisure activities at Mon Repos.

Burnett Heads

Burnett Heads, Bundaberg Area
Burnett Heads is nestled along the Coral Coast and is most readily identifiable by the two historic lighthouses that dot its coastline. Oaks Beach is a 200 metre long stretch of beach safe for surfing and swimming with many choosing to fish off the rocks and groyne at The Oaks which are the best places to reach deep water.
No Results Message
Displaying 1-9 of 9
Sort by:
Show:

Explore the Region

Note: Information on listed products and services are provided by the operator and were correct at the time of publishing. Rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available prices of products and services. Please visit the operator’s website for further information. All prices quoted are in Australian dollars (AUD).