One of the first white settlers to travel through the Mackay region was Captain James Cook, who reached the Mackay coast on June 1, 1770 and name several local landmarks.
Over the years Cyclones and floods have tormented Mackay.
Older post on Mackay here .
The above photo is the breakwater road going towards the Marina on the right.
The above building is in Mackay, couldn't find a parking space to take photos of the city.