Free Guided Heritage Walk of Mackay

Mackay, Mackay Area

Weekly from 13 – 14 December 2017 - 

Free Entry

Join the Mackay Tourism Volunteer Ambassadors on this guided walking tour of Mackay City Centre's heritage and art deco buildings. Immerse yourself in the history of Mackay through storytelling and humour.

This event takes place every Wednesday and Thursday and starts at Paxton's warehouse, corner of River and Carlyle Street. The walk takes approximately 90 minutes and finishes with complimentary tea and coffee.

Bookings not required, please just turn up at 8.45am for a 9am start.

Event Dates

This event occurs weekly on the following dates:
13 – 14 December 2017
20 – 21 December 2017
27 – 28 December 2017
3 – 4 January 2018
10 – 11 January 2018
17 – 18 January 2018
24 – 25 January 2018
31 January – 1 February 2018
7 – 8 February 2018
14 – 15 February 2018
21 – 22 February 2018
28 February – 1 March 2018
7 – 8 March 2018
14 – 15 March 2018
21 – 22 March 2018
28 – 29 March 2018
4 – 5 April 2018
11 – 12 April 2018
18 – 19 April 2018
25 – 26 April 2018
2 – 3 May 2018
9 – 10 May 2018
16 – 17 May 2018
23 – 24 May 2018
30 – 31 May 2018
6 – 7 June 2018
13 – 14 June 2018
20 – 21 June 2018
27 – 28 June 2018
4 – 5 July 2018
11 – 12 July 2018
18 – 19 July 2018
25 – 26 July 2018
1 – 2 August 2018
8 – 9 August 2018
15 – 16 August 2018
22 – 23 August 2018
29 – 30 August 2018
5 – 6 September 2018
12 – 13 September 2018
19 – 20 September 2018
26 – 27 September 2018
3 – 4 October 2018

Facilities

  • Car park
  • Pets allowed, enquire on booking

Event Venues


Mackay City
Address:
Corner River Street and Carlyle Street
Mackay
Queensland, Australia 4740

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

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