Top 10 Things To Do this weekend

For June 23rd & 24th

Top 10 Things To Do this weekend


Macs Speedway - Palmyra (Saturday)

SPEEDWAY SPEEDWAY SPEEDWAY! Early start – gates open at 3pm; Racing from 5pm Saturday 23rd June. Round 2 of the Bowen Engine Centre Modified sedans series,
Round 2 of the Macs Outlaw sprint sedan 1000 series, Formula 500s, Junior sedans & Wingless sprints. Thanks to our major sponsor Flatchat Deliveries. BE THERE!
Gates prices for the night: Adults $25 Under 5 Free 5 - 11 $10 12 - 16 $15 Family $60 (2 adults & 3 kids -up to 16 years) Disabled or aged pension $15. Pit entry: Free with current Speedway Australia card; otherwise $10. NO Eskies; NO Glass; NO Byo alcohol; NO livestreaming

Souths vs Norths - Shark Park (Sunday)

U19's -1:30pm. Reggies 2:40pm. A Grade 5pm

Jazz & Shiraz - Mackay Turf Club (Saturday)

Jazz & Shiraz fund raising event - 4-9pm $55 / ticket includes welcome drink (beer, wine or soft drink) and food. Tickets must be pre- purchased prior to the event via www. Bar open for purchase of additional drinks. Bring your friends and have a great afternoon/evening with good food, wine and other drinks. Music by ConJazz.Under cover seating available or bring your picnic blanket to enjoy the ambience on the grass. This event will launch Blue River Mackay’s major project for renal home dialysis support. Fundraising includes Auctions & raffles.

XC Series 1, Race 3 - Mad Mountain Bike Club (Saturday)

XC Series 1 Race 3. Race format will be as per normal, with one Senior race of ABC Categories and one Junior race including U13 and U11. Dirt Machines will ride prior to race briefing. The race circuit is similar to XC Series 1 Race 1 and 2. The track for this race does not include Dragon’s Back or Original Sin. It will include either Kryptonite or the Driveway Road to the Scouts Den. This will be the most significant climb on the course. Course Marshalls will be around the track to assist riders. Racing will not commence until sufficient Course Marshalls have been secured. If you know someone who will be at the event who is able to Marshall, please come forward on arrival.

Kids learn to wakeboard clinics - GoWake Cable Park (Sunday)

Ever wanted to learn the sport of Cable Wakeboarding? Then our special Kids only Squad is for you. Run every Sunday morning you can learn how to Wakeboard and Kneeboard in a safe, controlled environment. The machine is run slower, all your equipment, comprehensive safety briefing and expert coaching is provided. We even have someone to help you walk your boards back around the lake. 

Twilight Saturday - Mackay Aqua Park (Saturday)

Grab your friends and book in for a bit of TWILIGHT FUN. Aqua Park Twilight Sessions $20 per person, starting at 3pm and 4pm for 50 minutes. Book tickets online to avoid missing out and arrive at the park at 30 minutes prior. Don’t forget if it’s your first time to the new park, you need to fill out the Online Participation Agreement. 

Blacks Beach Beautiful Walk - Blacks Beach - (Sunday)

Our next Beautiful Walk will be at the lovely Blacks Beach. Come along for a Sunday afternoon stroll through this tranquil trail to the ocean. We will walk through a diverse range of habitats such as woodland, mangrove and coastal ecosystems. Each of these habitats support a fascinating range of plants and animals. Joining us will be guest speakers who will talk about the value of mangroves and the importance of Blacks Beach for a number of native animals, including turtles and some unusual ant species!

South Mackay Kindergarten's Open Day - South Mackay (Sunday)

Come along to South Mackay Kindergarten’s Open Day. We would like to show families what we can offer your child/ren here at this beautiful Kindergarten. If you have any questions, we are more than happy to answer them for you. Activities will be available for the children to do. We hope to see you there!

John Honeywill: Hold this closely - Artspace Mackay (Until August 5)

Queensland painter John Honeywill masterfully transforms still life arrangements into alluring visual conversations. His skills in hyperrealism - a genre of painting that resembles high resolution photography – entice the viewer into a quiet, precise world of floral arrangements and simple, everyday objects.

Whitsunday Crocodile Safari - Proserpine (all weekend)

Lots of fun for all the family and a great way to experience Crocodiles up close and personal in their own natural habitat.