South Mackay is a small suburban district that is located in the Mackay region of Queensland. The Mackay area is known to produce more than a third of Australia’s cane sugar supply, making it the Sugar Capital of Australia. There are local tourist attractions nearby like the Great Barrier Reef, Whitsunday Islands and the Eungella National Park. Those living in South Mackay love the fact that the area is within the Central Business District of Mackay. The Mackay Marina is also near South Mackay, perfect for those who want to dock their boats and yachts. South Mackay may be accessed through the A1 highway or the Peak Downs Highway.