Mackay is a city along the eastern coastline of Queensland and has about 167,000 inhabitants. It's about 1,000 kilometres north of Brisbane.
From the Mackay Travel Guide
I had mistakenly booked for March instead of February, but resolved this before Christmas and received a confirmation e-mail. When I arrived the lady at reception told me I had been booked in for 3 days starting in 2 days time. She also mistook the price I had on my e-mail as wrong, assuming it was for A$ not UK£. ... more