Get on your board, strap in and get ready to wakeboard. Learn how to utilise your balance to glide on the water and soar over exhilarating ramps at Mackay Wake House.

Casual Pass – Purchase an hour pass for $35 or a day pass for $55 and get ready for a great time out on the water.

Grom Squad – Discover the world of kneeboarding and wakeboarding. Grom Squad is a beginner clinic suitable for children aged six to 12.

Beginner Clinic – New to kneeboarding and wakeboarding? The beginner clinic is sure to get you going. $35 per clinic, suitable for teens and adults.

1-on-1 Lesson – Skip the queue and have a private coaching session to advance your skills. Pricing on application. Suitable for teens and adults.

Can’t get enough? You can also purchase a weekly pass for $120, three months for $450 or annual for $1495. Passes and clinics include rental kneeboard and wakeboard with footstraps, as well as a life vest and helmet.

Be sure to purchase a wristband at reception, as this serves as your key to the cableway system.

A Michigan Way, Mackay
P 1300 500 261
Fb WakeHouse Cable Park – Mackay


Looking for an adrenaline rush? Discover the thrill of indoor go-karting at Side Trax. Zoom around the track, make new friends and race them to the finish line – what’s not to love?

First ride – $35 for 10 minutes, includes a valid license for 12 months.

All other rides – $30 for 10 minutes. Every sixth ride is free!

This ride is very intense, 10 minutes is a really long time! You will be knackered.

Please note you must be seven years old and at least 120cm tall to drive by yourself. A double seater kart is available for children aged four to 10 or with special needs (driver must be at least 18 years of age).

Please wear closed in shoes, long pants, shorts or tights and avoid loose clothing and jewellery.

A 275 Nebo Rd, West Mackay
P 4829 4707
Fb Sidetrax


Rugbytots is the world’s favourite rugby play programme for children aged two to seven.

Their fun, structured play sessions take children on a journey of sporting imagination. With energetic and engaging coaches supporting them every step of the way, they’ll learn how to catch, pass, kick, run with the ball and play in a team.

Age 3 ½ – 5: Your tot will be part of a dynamic session developing their social and physical skills in a positive environment. They’ll learn how to look after the ball, find space, score try’s, run with the ball and improve general agility. Classes run for 45 minutes.

Age 5 – 7: In the older age group, classes follow the same structure but with more advanced team games. The program for this age range focuses on enhancing self-esteem and confidence all while having fun.

Classes run at Eimeo Road State School Oval, PCYC Mackay and Marian State School Oval.


Mackay ARC is proud to offer the exciting GOSWIM program – a new, fun way to learn to swim and be safe in and around the water.

GOSWIM caters to babies and their parents, preschoolers, primary school aged children, Optus Junior Dolphins and adults too. You’ll be accessing weekly lessons, easy and affordable pricing, ongoing enrolment and year-round unrestricted access to aquatic areas. You can also track your child’s progress through the Splash App, and your family will score four weeks of free swim access over the summer, plus a one-week holiday swim program.

Join for just $17 per week.

A 193 Boundary Rd, Ooralea
P 4847 5400
Fb Mackay Aquatic Recreation Complex


Learn to swim in a safe, supportive and fun environment. There is an active program of aqua classes, squad sessions for all ages and a buzzing learn to swim program. Pioneer Swim Centre nurtures a peaceful atmosphere and includes amenities such as a 50 metre
Olympic outdoor pool, 15 metre toddler pool with interactive play equipment and easy access chairlift.

There is also an undercover grandstand and large shaded areas with tables in case you’d like to stick around for your child’s swimming session.

Swimming is a skill for life. Take the plunge in 2020 and sign up for swimming lessons.

A Malcomson St, North Mackay
P 4952 5244
Fb Pioneer Swim Centre


Want to learn how to swim? Memorial Swim Centre is the way to go.

Located in a convenient location fringing Mackay’s CBD, Memorial Swim Centre offers a number of aqua classes, squad sessions for all ages and learn to swim programs and activities. The swim centre offers a 50m outdoor heated pool, toddler splash pool, easy access chairlift
and extensive grounds ideal for family picnics.

Home to the Mackay Cyclones Swimming Club – dedicated to supporting and encouraging swimmers of all ages and abilities.

A Milton St, Mackay
P 4944 1576
Fb Memorial Swim Centre


Have you got a little aspiring dancer in the family? Adrenalin Cheer & Dance offers specialist classes with mini squads starting from four years old right up until professional competitive squads. Classes offered include gymnastics, hip hop, cheer, and skill building.

Students will learn elements of gymnastics, tricks, choreography, stunts, and much more.

A 8 McCulloch St, North Mackay
P 0417 750 532
Fb Adrenalin Cheer & Dance


Offering a fun way to exercise and get fit, Mackay Indoor Sports makes it easy to join a team sport, whether it be with your friends or on your own. Choose from a variety of indoor sports such as netball, soccer, cricket, beach volleyball and allsports. There’s a range of competitions to suit skill levels. It’s always time to play, rain or shine. The friendly and helpful staff will help you find a suitable team to join.

There is no membership, insurance or joining fees, and the cost is $8 per player, per game.

A 225 Harbour Rd, Mackay Harbour
P 4957 2672
Fb Mackay Indoor Sports Arena