How To Get There
The Mackay Region is serviced daily by the Tilt Train from Brisbane and coastal regions between Rockhampton and Brisbane.
The region is accessed by road via Bruce Highway which passes north
from Brisbane through the Sunshine Coast, Fraser Coast and South
The Whitsundays, which are centrally located to the north of Mackay,
are around 1,100km north of Brisbane (15 hours drive by road).
Rockhampton is 616km north of Brisbane. Both Rockhampton and Gladstone
are located on the main North Coast Railway between Brisbane and
Cairns. By road the Coral Coast is accessed via the Bruce Hwy from the
North & South, and the Capricorn Hwy from the West.