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More than ever it's important that we as a community continue to support each other in the best ways possible.

That's why we've created this message board to share information about your favourite events and businesses in our region.


Experience Healing Chiropractic

Experience Healing would like to help bring our community together with our Donate One, Swap One and Take One!
Bring in an item to help others, and swap an item with something that you need!
Lets all help each other in this uncertain time.

shop 5, 8-14 Centurion Drive - Mackay QLD 4740

Ocean Rafting

Whitsunday/Mackay locals, do you want the ultimate access to Ocean Rafting in the Whitsundays discounts and promotions? Sign up today for our FREE local loyalty program, the ‘Rafting Squad’!


AS A SQUAD MEMBER, YOU WILL RECEIVE…20% off Ocean Rafting products any time of the year with our local Rafting Squad for you and 3 friends! Rafting Squad discounts include Northern Exposure tour, Southern Lights tour, Ocean Rafting Fly + Raft package and 60 minute scenic flight over Heart Reef, Great Barrier Reef and Whitehaven Beach.
A FREE trip within 7 days of travel for your birthday…and bring up to 3 friends with 20% off!
Discounts on our sister company, Ocean Safari Great Barrier Reef Experience, located in Cape Tribulation. For more information visit:

Check out to join for FREE!

Terms and conditions apply.
(Local residents living within 4737 – 4820 postal codes.)

Coral Sea Marina - North Village, Shingley Drive

Whitsunday Jetski Tours


It’s time for some Vitamin Sea!

Thanks to the easing of Queensland restrictions and with full permission, as of Saturday, 2nd May we will be operating our:

1.5 hour Airlie Adventure tour
2 hour Two Island Safari tour

...with the added bonus of 10% DISCOUNT for our locals!!! ?

So if you’re -

✅within 50 kms of our check in office
✅observe the social distancing rules
✅are members of the same household
✅yourself and 1 friend
... you can come jetskiing with us!

It’s OK, we will be keeping you safe, with our social distancing and safe hygiene and practices in place...

CALL us now to BOOK your tour on 0459538754.

For more information on our tours visit our website

We are SO excited to be back on the water and look forward to seeing the rest of our friends back soon!!

Airlie Adventure Central, Shop 3, Coral Sea Marina South, Shingley Drive, Airlie Beach, QLD 4802

Ocean International Hotel

At the Ocean International we have a takeaway menu available from 12noon - 8pm, 7 days a week. Coffee is available all day! The menu can be found on our website or Facebook page! Please call 4957 2044 to order or via email [email protected] Thank you for your support!

1 Bridge Road, East Mackay

BMSA Footing Solutions

We are still in full production and supply of Australian made StumpRite adjustable house stumps, connectors, house stumps and portable building tie downs. We also supply Surefoot concrete free footings. We ship directly from the Gold Coast to any area. We are looking to support local business with Australian made products.

4/22 MAvis Court Ormeau 4208

Jacksons Takeaway

Jacksons Takeaway are open until 8pm for all of you takeaway orders. No public holiday surcharge as well as remember on this unique day.
Visit our website or Facebook page to find our extensive menu of the best, locally sourced, freshly prepared delicious takeaway food.
Call us on 0748981505 to order ahead or drop in to see what takeaway food and delicious desserts we have to offer. We are also coeliac friendly, able to cater for gluten intolerance with no extra charge.

25-29 Evans Avenue, North Mackay

DMD Hydraulics

DMD Hydraulics are OPEN!
We are a locally owned hydraulic supply and repair business, who also offer break-down and call-out services.
Our office hours are Monday to Friday - 8am to 4pm.
For your hydraulic needs, contact us today.

201 Kinchant Dam Road, North Eton, Qld 4741


Come on in to your independent and locally owned Fabric and Craft Retailer. We have modified our hours temporarily for Covid19, but are open 9-3 weekdays and 9-2 on Saturdays, but closed for Public Holidays

Oasis Plaza, Cnr Sams & Willets Roads

Fullhammer (twisted creations)

Here at Fullhammer it is business as usual for all your embroidery needs. We have clothing in stock and on sale . We are taking every precaution necessary to make our staff and customers safe during this time of crisis. So come on down and see the girls for all of your embroidery needs.

3/120 Sydney street mackay east

Rockwear Mackay

We are excited to announce we are re-open monday- Friday 10am-5pm & sat-Sun 10am-4pm.

Shop 2448 Mangrove Rd Canelands Central