COVID-19 EVENT UPDATE INFORMATION
The MECC is operating in accordance with the current QLD Health Directive.
In line with Queensland Government Health Directive, from 17 December 2021, all who come to MECC will need to be fully vaccinated (16+ years) or medically exempt. You’ll need to register on arrival via the Check in Qld app and the easiest way to show proof of vaccination is to link your certificate or exemption through the app.
Before purchasing tickets, please read the Covid Safe Terms & Conditions which are in addition to the regular MECC Terms & Conditions of sale.
Come along and be swept up in the ambience of an evening in Roma!
Mambo Italiano celebrates the influence of Italian American musicians on the golden age of 1950s jazz and swing. In an energetic, romantic and passionate concert event, award-winning cabaret artist and chanteuse Nadia Sunde, together with an all-star band, takes audiences on a journey into the music of Louis Prima, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Rosemary Clooney, Sophia Loren, Bobby Darin, Perry Como…and others.
An acclaimed cabaret artist, songwriter, theatre actress, comedienne and former ABC radio presenter, Nadia Sunde is a standout performer — effortlessly engaging and delighting her audiences with warmth, wit and velvet voice.
To bring this show to life Nadia Sunde has joined forces with virtuoso jazz pianist and accordionist John Reeves. Musical director John has assembled some of Queensland's finest jazz and swing musicians to help pay tribute to the great Italian American singers and songwriters of the 1950s.
Enjoy free tea, coffee and biscuits before the show (from 10am), Thanks to the the Friends of the MECC.
Mackay Entertainment & Convention Centre aims to ensure our venues and performances are welcoming and accessible. If you have any questions about access requirements, please contact the Box Office before purchasing tickets.
Wheelchair seats/spaces are available for all events. These seats/spaces can be booked by contacting our Box Office on (07) 4961 9777. All levels of the MECC carpark are fully wheelchair accessible.
Hearing Receivers are available in the Auditorium and a Hearing Loop is available in the Plenary Halls. To access this equipment simply enquire at the Box Office prior to event.
Please contact the Box Office (07) 4961 9777 or visit us in person for more information.
Companion Card holders are entitled to a complimentary companion ticket to all performances. The cardholder must provide their Companion Card details when making bookings and present the valid ID card to receive their ticket/s from the Box Office. To access this program, please contact the box office on (07) 4961 9777 or visit us in person.