Below you will find some of the best Mackay locations for a day without the kids. Whether you’re in desperate need of a haircut, craving a relaxing massage or keen to enrol in some retail therapy, we’ve got you covered!

Keen to indulge in some retail therapy? Visit this shopping centre for the ultimate shopping experience!

Caneland Central

More than 200 shops, Caneland Central - Mackay
More than 200 shops, Caneland Central – Mackay

If your children are the type who pull tantrums at the thought of even heading to a shop, you’ll probably find that you’re craving some retail therapy. Luckily for you, Mackay is the perfect place to do just this! With a number of shopping centres, whether you’re after clothes, homewares or even just the weekly groceries, there is somewhere to visit.
One of the best shopping centres in Mackay has to be Caneland Central. Here you’re able to enjoy more than 220 specialty stores, as well as a number of fantastic cafes and restaurants – choose to visit alone, or meet up with a few fellow mums for a much-needed shopping spree without the little ones!
Where: Mangrove Road & Victoria Street Mackay QLD 4740

Is your body suffering from the strains of parenting? Book yourself in for a rejuvenating treatment at this Mackay beauty salon!

Mackay Skin Clinic

Amazing results, Mackay Skin Clinic - Mackay
Amazing results, Mackay Skin Clinic – Mackay

If you’re searching for a specialist skin treatment, look no further than Mackay Skin Clinic. This fantastic location offers a variety of skin care services, from facials and peels to skin checks and PDT light treatments. Have you noticed a change in your complexion since becoming a mum? Whether you’re feeling run down from parenting or dry and dull from the weather, the professional and experienced team at this fantastic clinic are able to help.
For a treatment that will provide noticeable results, book in for the Herbal Activ Peel. Benefiting a wide range of skin conditions, from enlarged pores and sun damage, to acne, pigmentation and blackheads, this incredible treatment will rejuvenate your skin, leaving you with a glowing complexion. Pop in and see the friendly and welcoming team at Mackay Skin Clinic today!
Where: 1/101 Shakespeare St Mackay QLD 4740

Now you’ve got the time, why not visit a Mackay hairdresser for that much needed trim?

Gina T Hair & Beauty

Lovely interior, Gina T Hair & Beauty - Mackay
Lovely interior, Gina T Hair & Beauty – Mackay

For some true relaxation without the rascals around, book yourself an appointment with the passionate team at Gina T Hair and Beauty. Located on Gregory Street, this popular Mackay hairdresser is well-known for delivering the ultimate salon experience to all that walk through their doors. Whether you’re in need of a specific service, or simply keen to treat yourself to a new style, the friendly stylists at Gina T Hair and Beauty are able to help!
From cuts and colours to highlights, extensions and colour correction, whatever you desire is completely possible at this Mackay hairdresser. On top of their extensive range of hair services, Gina T Hair and Beauty offer a selection of premium beauty treatments! Drop in and check out what they offer in-store today!
Where: 1/22 Gregory Street Mackay QLD 4740
Now you’re feeling rejuvenated, it’s time to take the family out in Mackay! We suggest checking out this amazing blog for some great ideas!
Where do you head for some ‘me time’ without the kids? We’d love to know!