COMMUNITY CHAMPION: LEX FLACK

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Lex Flack’s journey from a seasoned sales representative to a devoted volunteer for Mackay Isaac Tourism captures a deep-seated passion for the Mackay Isaac region. After retiring from his full-time role in 2005, Lex initially sought to volunteer in tourism, a venture that although started unassumingly at an airport stand, has blossomed into a profound […]

ISABELLA LEAPS TO SUCCESS

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At a young age, Isabella Cummins of Mackay has danced her way into the spotlight, securing a prestigious position in the global Irish dancing scene. Daughter of Rebecca and Paul, Isabella’s exceptional talent stems from her early fascination with Irish dance, initially inspired by Emma Wiggle’s performances. “Isabella was just two when she first showed […]

SUPPLIER INSIDER – MACKAY FLUID POWER

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Tell us about the business. Mackay Fluid Power is a privately owned, locally run business. We are ever growing and expanding. We work with quality suppliers to offer a range of premium products. Mackay Fluid Power have the ability to support your project from concept through to design, fabrication, commissioning, and operator training if required. […]

VULCAN STEELS THE SHOW

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Vulcan Mackay’s brand new premises are bigger, better, safer, and of course, as tough as steel! Tell us about the journey that got the business to where it is today. Vulcan Mackay was first opened back in 2004 under the name of Interlloy. There were three staff at the time, the premises had one saw, […]

HILLCOCK’S HOME SWEET HOME

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Hillcock Industrial owner’s, Jarryd Hill & Sandra Alcock, recently celebrated the opening of their new business in Mackay. Tell us about the journey that got the business to where it is today. Both of us have a long history working together in the consumable distribution industry and working alongside the mining sector, delivering large change […]

COMMUNITY GIFT – MACKAY MEN’S SHED

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This month the Complete Parts and @ The Coalface $500 Community Gift goes to the Mackay Men’s Shed, building the community, one project at a time. The Mackay Men’s Shed Inc. was founded in early 2022 by a group of retired men and has become a cornerstone for those seeking, mateship, purpose, and a sense […]

TEE TIME

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Nestled in the heart of Mackay, Fairways Golf Simulator and Bar has opened its doors offering a unique blend of technology, sport and socialising that promises to redefine your golfing experience. Whether you’re a novice looking to learn, an amateur eager to improve, or a professional perfecting your swing, the facility provides the perfect golfing […]

FLEXILAB TRANSFORMS THE FUTURE

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Mackay recently took a significant step towards the future of Queensland’s resources sector with the unveiling of the FlexiLab concept design. This pioneering pilot critical minerals processing plant aims to be at the forefront of research, development, testing and training in the resources industry. Backed by a $5.7 million investment from the Miles Government, FlexiLab […]