5 Mackay Bars for Party Animals (Updated Nov 2019)

March 24, 2015 - 2 min read

New to the sugarcane capital? If you’re looking for the best bars in Mackay to unwind on the weekends, you need to check out these top 3 nightlife hotspots.

Here’s the scenario; you’ve slipped into that bandage dress and are wearing the sky high heels you talked yourself into buying. Your best friend was happy for a night in but there is no way you’re wasting that perfect winged eyeliner on a rerun of Bridget Jones Diary.

The guys in your group have already started knocking back Bundy and colas and are getting restless sitting on the back verandah, but you’re not sure which venue to head to.

It’s time to check out these Mackay bars and nightclubs for a night to remember.

3 Best Mackay Bars & Clubs for Party Animals

Mojo @ The Ambassador Hotel

The average night at MOJO at The Ambassador Hotel

Everyone from the fresh-out-the-gate 18 year old to the matured-clubber is going to love a night at MOJO at The Ambassador Hotel. This Mackay nightclub is open Friday and Saturday evening and night, as well as for a Sunday sesh on Sundays. 

MOJO is also a hotspot for private functions and VIP groups. Have a birthday coming up? Book in a package for you and your friends! Hen’s or buck’s night? Keep everyone happy with a drinks package, and a pizza or two. Whatever the plan is, it’s going to be a good night if you’re at Mojo at The Ambassador in Mackay.

Where: 2 Sydney Street, Mackay

The Rabbit Hole

Rabbit Hole Nightclub Mackay
There is no such thing as a boring drink at The Rabbit Hole!

Right in the center of Victoria Street, Mackay is The Rabbit Hole. On Friday and Saturday nights, you can dance the night away to your favourite top 40 hits, commercial beats and some good ol’ throwbacks.

Where: 9 Gregory Street, Mackay

Coco Cubano

Coco Cubano Mackay
Good food, great drinks and even better company.

While the Coco Cubano is technically a Cuban-style eatery, it’s the perfect place to kickback after a long week with a food drinks, good food and even better company. During the day, you wouldn’t expect this restaurant to come alive once the sun starts to set, but the vibes are up there with some of the best bars and nightclubs in Mackay—although definitely a bit tamer.

Where: 74 Wood Street, Mackay

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