15 June, 2021
Mackay Tourism to change name
MACKAY Tourism has announced it is changing its name to Mackay Isaac Tourism. This change of name will be made official at the start of the new financial year.
In the past, Mackay Tourism has worked closely with
Isaac Regional Council to ensure the development of tourism product in
This name change aims to recognise the partnership between
the two organisations.
As part of the partnership with Isaac Regional Council, Mackay Tourism’s Isaac Region Tourism Development Officer Liana Jones is based in Moranbah and continues to help tourism businesses in the Isaac Region develop and grow.
Mackay Tourism chair Councillor Justin Englert said this change aims to recognise the growth of the tourism industry in the Isaac Region.
“Over the past few years, Mackay Tourism, in partnership with the Isaac Regional Council, has worked closely with tourism operators in the Isaac Region to help their businesses. This change of name identifies the hardwork both organisations have put in to cultivate unique tourism experiences in the region.” Cr Englert said.
Mackay Tourism CEO Tas Webber said this change of name helps strengthen the relationship with the Isaac Regional Council.
“We’ve been working in close collaboration with the Isaac Regional Council to help tourism businesses and operators in the
This change of name aims to recognise the hard work both organisations have put in to develop tourism product in Moranbah,” Mr Webber said.
“We look forward to working with Isaac Regional Council to ensure the tourism industry in the region keeps growing. “
This change of name was announced at the ‘Discover our Home’ Coffee table book launch in Moranbah on June 15, 2021.