Blacks Beach is located just 15 minutes’ drive from the centre of Mackay. It’s the longest of Mackay’s northern beaches, and a great place to base yourself as you explore what this balmy North Queensland destination has to offer.
Boasting six kilometres of sparkling sand and gentle waters, this palm-lined beach is perfect for swimming, sunbathing and relaxing with a good book.
The beach fishing here is fantastic with bream and whiting on the menu.
Accommodation at Blacks Beach ranges from camping and caravan parks to self-contained, resort and motel style apartments. Plenty of accommodation is within easy walking distance to the beach.
Popular with walkers, Blacks Beach is a pet-friendly beach, however it is not an off-leash area and therefore all pets must be kept on their lead and under control.
Nearby amenities include a friendly tavern as well as a shopping centre which provides a number of dining options. A larger shopping centre is a five minute drive from Blacks Beach.
Blacks Beach is a suburb of Mackay in Queensland. It is located approximately 812kms from the capital Brisbane covering an area of 6.158 square kilometres. Blacks Beach has a recorded population of 3861 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Standard Time zone Australia/Brisbane.
If you are planning a visit to Blacks Beach we’ve put together some of the things nearby that you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Blacks Beach and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.