The place has everything a tourist destination must have and an avid traveler would ask for. Rainforest, mountain and gorge, rich plains and estuarine streams, beaches, islands and the Great Barrier Reef adorn this tropical city of Mackay. The city is renowned for sugar and mines and has become a major tourist destination in the past few years. The tropical Queensland can be accessed and experienced from this place. Adorned with fertile valleys and tropical rainforests, The city forms a perfect holiday destination. The climate of this place is very conducive all year round.
There are secluded beaches where the rainforest tumbles to the water's edge, and windsurfers delight in conquering the waves of the Pacific Ocean. The place enjoys a scenic splendor of its own. The Great Barrier Reef lies under the breaking rapture of the Pacific rollers, beyond the islands. Crystal clear waters, abundant flora and fauna and fresh sunlit areas, form a part of the stunning Reef with its intense beauty. This place is unique and un spoilt and has an aura of its own. The land boasts of old customs buildings, architectures and warehouses, with majestic palms and other tropical trees. The place has thrived due to its fishing industry and the tropical flower market.