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Discovery Parks - Mackay

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Overview of Discovery Parks - Mackay

Discovery Parks - Mackay

3 out of 5

3.7/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
379 Harbour Road, Mackay Harbour, QLD, 4740

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMackay Marina Village & Shipyard3 min drive
  • Popular LocationHarbour Beach4 min drive
  • Popular LocationQueens Park Orchid House6 min drive
  • AirportMackay, QLD (MKY)12 min drive

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About this area


Discovery Parks - Mackay is located in Mackay. Artspace Mackay and Mackay Enertainment and Convention Centre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Mackay Marina Village & Shipyard and Mackay Leisure Centre. Wren Street Park and Bluewater Lagoon are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Mackay Marina Village & Shipyard - 3 min drive
  • Harbour Beach - 4 min drive
  • Queens Park Orchid House - 6 min drive
  • Caneland Central - 6 min drive
  • Bluewater Lagoon - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Mackay Station - 11 min drive
  • Mackay, QLD (MKY) - 12 min drive


  • Church on Palmer - 3 min drive
  • Casu Jacks - 3 min drive
  • Cool Mango Salad Bar - 5 min drive
  • Kevin's Place - 5 min drive
  • The Paddock & Brew Company - 5 min drive

About this property

Discovery Parks - Mackay

3-star Mackay holiday park in Mackay Harbour with free parking
Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free holiday park has a children's pool and laundry facilities. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include express check-in, express check-out and a garden. All 30 holiday parks provide conveniences such as microwaves and coffee makers, plus in-room free WiFi and TVs with cable channels. Showers and ironing boards are also available to guests.
Discovery Parks - Mackay offers 30 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with coffee/tea makers and an iron/ironing board. Cable televisions are provided.

Bathrooms include a shower. This Mackay holiday park provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Things to do

  • Children's pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets


  • Shower


  • 40-inch TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave


  • Iron/ironing board

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 6 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets stay for free
Service animals are exempt from fees
Specific rooms only, restrictions apply; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa and Mastercard; cash is not accepted

We should mention

The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions; guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Alcohol is not served at this property

Property is also known as

BIG4 Mackay Marine Tourist Park Campground
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BIG4 Marine Tourist Park
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BIG4 Mackay Marine Tourist Park Mackay Harbour
Discovery Parks Mackay
BIG4 Mackay Marine Tourist Park
Discovery Parks - Mackay Holiday Park
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Discovery Parks - Mackay Holiday Park Mackay Harbour

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 48 out of 158 reviews
5 - Excellent 30%
Rating 4 - Good. 50 out of 158 reviews
4 - Good 32%
Rating 3 - Okay. 32 out of 158 reviews
3 - Okay 20%
Rating 2 - Poor. 20 out of 158 reviews
2 - Poor 13%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 158 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Staff & service, amenities
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
The pool and splash park were amazing. However, the units were not very clean. Staff were very friendly and helpful but overall a bit disappointing.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was very clean and a lovely atmosphere. Beautiful view and location.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2021

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Disliked: Property conditions & facilities
Stayed 6 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Was a very nice stay! Will be back for sure. Staff are very helpful
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2021