The Centre is a state-of-the-art $29 million facility funded by a Queensland State Government grant. It provides a unique setting for your next conference, exhibition, seminar or banquet.
The facility consists of many versatile spaces including a 1090 seat theatre, 100 seat studio space, two plenary halls which when fully extended seats 1800 people, two dedicated foyers, bars, an experimental theatre space, breakout rooms and extensive front-of-house and backstage facilities.
MECC MISSION To provide diverse theatrical entertainment and superior event facilities and services to the communities of Mackay and surrounds, to maintain its status as the leading theatre and function centre in the eastern region.
The Mackay Entertainment & Convention Centre (MECC) is located in the heart of Mackay and is just a short stroll away from a plethora of City Centre restaurants, an award-winning Regional Art Gallery, hotels, a library, shopping precincts and our magnificent blue water Pioneer River. The Centre is easily accessible via foot, car, bike or bus and approximately 10 minutes via taxi from the Mackay Airport.