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MECC

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Excellent venue for a large event

Our company has now attended two large conferences held at the MECC. The location is excellent... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
Robbie S
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Townsville, Australia
A Must See For All Ages

Went and saw Cirque Africa for my birthday. Great venue, lovely staff, only downfall was that their... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Naomi H
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Mackay Region, Australia
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  • Excellent63%
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  • Average4%
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21 Apr 2018
“Excellent venue for a large event”
11 Jul 2017
“A Must See For All Ages”
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Alfred Street, Mackay, Queensland 4740, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 1 September 2014

Good shows, just some of the volunteer staff need to retire or look like they are not bored. Think they need to be more welcoming and one in particular was quite rude

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Reviewed 13 June 2015

This show was the most terrible show i have seen in a long time. Poor Agnetha would cringe in shame to think she was being impersonated by this girl. They had zero personality, hardly moved at all and looked like they would still be out...More

2  Thank Marg G
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Our company has now attended two large conferences held at the MECC. The location is excellent, staffing and facilities are great. Access to bring large equipment for display was very well managed. Multiple presentation rooms allowed free flowing seminars to be held

Thank Robbie S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Went and saw Cirque Africa for my birthday. Great venue, lovely staff, only downfall was that their was really no food available to purchase and parking is limited.

Thank Naomi H
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Good place for function,meetings, celebration.in heart of city.good outdoor area for staying for a while,kids swing..

Thank JungSuman B
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

The MECC venue and staff have been brilliant! My team and I have been deployed for disaster recently very and have been able to rely on the MECC staff to set up areas, equipment and extras to provide above and beyond service!! Support the MECC!!

Thank cheynemogg
Reviewed 22 July 2016

What a great way to spend a Sunday morning !!! The Jazz Brunch as the final event of the Arts Festival was fantastic. Fabulous entertainment !!! great Brunch, pleanty of food & a great variety !! The setting was very relaxing !!

Thank Margaret_510
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Went and seen Carl Barron, as well as an expo. I think it is good set up, they hold some great shows as well. Parking can be a bit of an issue.

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

Excellent concert in great venue. Three tenors concert was wonderful for everyone, including our grandsons aged 8 & 6. Mackay has great venues. More excellent shows coming up!

Thank Marian W
Reviewed 13 December 2015

i go here every year for a convention in July and i love it the staff are very friendly and nice its big very pretty and all around inviting will be coming back in Feb and July next year

Thank Hayley G
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Have been to the MECC in excess of 15 times for both concerts and events. Excellent Service!! Excellent Venue.

Thank Caroline E
Reviewed 13 June 2015

This show was the most terrible show i have seen in a long time. Poor Agnetha would cringe in shame to think she was being impersonated by this girl. They had zero personality, hardly moved at all and looked like they would still be out...More

2  Thank Marg G
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