For the full calendar of events in Mackay, collect your Pakmag July Edition from McDonald’s​, Coles, Major Shopping Centres, Child Care Centres and you local library before they disappear.

Circus Wonderland

  • When: Saturday, 7 to Sunday, 15 July, 2.00pm and 6.30pm
  • Where: Civic Precinct Lawn, Alfred Street, Mackay
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This exciting performance is in the world-famous Wonderland Spiegeltent and is part of the Mackay Mazda Festival of Arts.
An incredible and entertaining show for the whole family!
Tickets: $35.00 Adult / $30.00 Child

Around the World in 80 Days

Take your family to watch this epic, funny show. Pursued by Scotland Yard through Europe, Africa, Australia, it is a race to stay ahead of the law…
Intrigued? Watch the show to see what happens!
Recommended for Families of All Ages.
Tickets $28.00 | Family $85.00 (2A+2C)

BMA Kidspace 2018

Join this popular toddler’s program, created for children under five to give them a chance to explore and have fun with art in a climate of co-operative learning.
This amazing program includes free artist-run workshops. Bring your children along for a fun day of art-making, singing and dancing. Free Event

Mackay Mazda Festival of Arts

This year’s Mackay Mazda Festival of Arts is packed with local arts, food and entertainment. Join these amazing events and come celebrate at one of the largest festivals in Queensland; a wine and food event that heroes the region’s local produce. Visit website for full program.


  • When: Friday, 20 to Sunday, 29 July at 8.00pm plus Saturday, 28 July at 5.00pm
  • Where: Spiegeltent Civic Lawn
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Come watch this intoxicating blend of sensational acrobatics. Rouge is a nonstop celebration of the astonishing, the surprising and the downright sexy.
Tickets: $55 Adult | Ages 18+

Safari Kidzone

  • When: Saturday, 21 July, 10.30am to 5.30pm
  • Where: Queens Park
  • More Info: www

The Kidzone is definitely a must-do for the young families of Mackay. This year, Safari Kidzone will be full of surprises including animal performers plus free mask-making workshops. There are also paid activities
for the kids, such as jumping castles, teacup rides and much more.
Free Event

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show

  • When: Tuesday, 24 July at 10.00am, 12.00pm and 6.00pm
  • Where: MECC Auditorium
  • More Info: www

One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’, emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience for the whole family.
Recommended for Early Childhood up to 5 years old.
Tickets $15.00 / Family $55.00. (2 Adults and 2 Children)

The Big Print Day!

Hop along to this amazing family day. There will be heaps of creative printing, stamping, rubbing, stencilling, invisible ink and photocopying activities throughout the gallery and out into the carpark.
Free Family Event.