Blog

Whether you are a local, a traveller or someone who just wants to know more about Mackay, the following list of blogs are sure to provide you with some enlightening facts about the sugar city.

From the best places to explore, hidden gems, Instagram-worthy cafes and tips from locals, these blogs are a lighthearted way for you to discover Mackay.

Luke Galea is a mad keen recreational angler from Mackay, who spends every spare minute wetting a line somewhere. He's been 'hooked' since the age of 4! Luke is an avid fishing writer, with his own website and is an expert on the diverse array of target species and locations to fish in and around Mackay. Fishing is more than a lifestyle choice for Luke... it's a way of life!  

The Hungry Traveller's Sharmin and Chelsea are best friends and busy mums encouraging Mackay locals to discover the hidden gems in their own backyards. Discovering their shared passion for adventure and food, these gals have made memories across the globe. When sharing their stories on social media a couple of years ago, they quickly discovered there was a large following of locals, hungry for inspiration, which brought The Hungry Travellers to life.