10 days in Longreach & Mackay Itinerary

10 days in Longreach & Mackay Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Queensland planner

Make it your trip
1
Longreach
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Mackay
— 1 night

S M T W T F S
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16

Longreach

— 4 nights
Longreach is a town in Central West Queensland, Australia approximately 700km from the coast, west of Rockhampton. Your day by day itinerary now includes Heartland Theatre, Captain Starlight of Starlight's Lookout, Spirit of the Outback, and other attractions you added.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Longreach trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Longreach. In October, daily temperatures in Longreach can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. On the 8th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Mackay.

Things to do in Longreach

Museums · Outdoors · Nightlife · Nature

Mackay

— 1 night
Mackay is a city and its centre suburb in the Mackay Region on the eastern coast of Queensland, Australia. On the 12th (Tue), cool off at Bluewater Lagoon, make a splash at Mackay Aqua Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Town Beach, and finally stroll through Bluewater Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cruise along Mango Avenue and then get great views at Lamberts Beach Lookout.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Mackay itinerary builder.

Fly from Longreach to Mackay in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Longreach in October, expect nights in Mackay to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are slightly colder, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mackay

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Parks · Trails