Located only one hour south of Townsville and two hours north of the Whitsundays, the Burdekin Theatre hosts a range of national, state and international performers and productions each year. It is the home of arts and entertainment in the Burdekin region.

The theatre is owned and operated by the Burdekin Shire Council.

The Burdekin Theatre also manages bookings for the Burdekin Memorial Hall in Home Hill and the Ayr Showgrounds.