Tutoring Mackay

Award-winning one-on-one In-Home & Online tutoring in Fisherman Islands, Brisbane
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Tutoring that your child will love

(but not as much as you will!)


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We do everything for you. Book your first lesson in 3 minutes and we’ll have the perfect tutor lined up for you within 48 hours.

Primary School Mackay

Love your tutor (or it’s free)

Your first lesson has our 100% happiness guarantee; so if you aren’t convinced the tutor we select is the one for you it’s free.

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Get complete flexibility

Lessons in your home when they suit you or online anytime – 7 days a week, 7am to 8pm. No contracts or minimum commitments.

High School Tutor Mackay

Regular progress updates

We keep you in the loop at all times. We’ll send you feedback after each lesson and a detailed progress report every 10.

Mackay Tutoring

Access to the best tutors in Mackay

Our tutors are the kinds of tutors we would want working with our own kids. All screened, reference-checked and holding WWCCs.

Tutor Mackay

Undivided one on one attention

Individualised learning that is tailored to your child. No boring software or workbooks – each lesson is customised for them.

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We’ve helped hundreds of happy families in Mackay completely transform their child’s academic journey

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At Alchemy we care about so much more than just marks

Your child will grow in confidence, do better at school and love the learning experience

We’ve been providing in-home and online tutoring in Mackay since 2005, working to help students perform at their very best. Whilst our families continue to witness amazing academic results what really sets us apart is our focus on bringing out the best in the students we work with and showing them what they are truly capable of.

Alchemy is the medieval science of turning base metals into Gold. It is taking the ordinary and making it extraordinary; something our tutors do with our students every single day.

This is at the heart of what we do: mentoring and challenging students to perform at a higher level than they ever thought possible.

Experience the Alchemy difference for yourself by getting started with an accredited Alchemy tutor in Mackay today.


P-12 English Tutoring

Expert English tutors in Mackay to help your child perform at their very best. Reading, writing and expressing ideas effectively form the basis of all school subjects; so having an English tutor will make a huge difference to their confidence and attitude towards learning.


P-12 Maths Tutoring

Maths is all about foundations; so ensuring the correct foundations are in place is crucial for any successful student. From Prep through to year 12, we have the best maths tutors in Mackay ready to support both struggling and high performing students.

Exam preparation Mackay

P-12 Exam Preparation

We specialise in QCE, Selective School and NAPLAN preparation for students of all grades and abilities. Your tutor will work carefully with your child, teaching in their unique learning style and showing them how to best prepare for and approach upcoming exams and assessments.


All other subjects

We have incredible tutors in all subjects from P-12, including Sciences, Histories, Humanities and most electives. We also offer general support tutoring – for students that don’t need specific help with a subject but would instead benefit from an experienced mentor in general.

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The best hand-selected tutors in Mackay

Our tutors are chosen not just for academic excellence but for being role models and mentors that have the ability to inspire the young people they work with.

Every tutor is hand selected, interviewed one-on-one and double reference checked before joining our team.

Our tutors come from a diverse background, from high performing University students to retired teachers – and all go through our comprehensive training and mentorship program to ensure they adhere to our high standards.

We channel more than a decade of experience into equipping our tutors to be the best in Mackay, giving them all the support and resources they need to bring out the gold in every student they work with.

All Alchemy tutors hold Working with children checks/Blue Cards that we manually verify ahead of their first session. Meet some of them here.

Lessons when and where they suit you

Mackay Home Tutoring

Lessons in your home

No need to fight for parking in Mackay or battle to find a sparking spot.

We offer the best private tutoring in Mackay right in your home at a time that works for you.

We offer one-on-one tutoring 7 days a week, before or after school and on weekends. Your tutor will come at the most convenient time for your child.

We make things as easy as possible for you by pairing you with an accredited local tutor that knows Mackay just as well as you do!

Mackay Online Tutoring

Lessons online

Your child can connect with their tutor online in our custom built online classroom.

Any device – no app download required. They’ll use video chat, a shared whiteboard and interactive features to make the experience as immersive as possible.

Online lessons can happen at any time, from anywhere. You’ll also get access to a far greater network of Alchemy tutors offering a broad range of experience and knowledge.

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Affordable one-on-one tutoring for Mackay families


Anywhere, Anytime

In Your Home

In-Person Lessons

✓ First lesson covered by our 100% happiness guarantee – if you aren’t happy after the first lesson it’s on us

✓ No contracts. prepayments or hidden fees – the price you see above is what you will pay

✓ The world’s easiest payment system – your payment information is stored securely and charged 24 hours after each lesson

✓ No charge for missed lessons – just give your online tutor at least 24 hours notice before a scheduled lesson

Book today and get started with the perfect Tutor in Mackay

Experience the Alchemy difference for yourself!

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The #1 choice for Mackay Tutors

When it comes to students, it’s all about the grades from the teachers to the parents. But we have been working with students long enough to know that there’s more to good students than the grades. Our tutoring in Mackay works to help the students achieve more than better grades.

With us, every student is an individual. We take time to understand their dreams, their challenges and their strength. We tailor our tutoring and lesson programs to support the student overcome the challenges and leverage their strengths to make them better overall.

Our tutors take every opportunity and make every effort to help the student improve. We help students catch up in class, prepare for upcoming tests and major exams and even help them with their homework and assignments.

Our tutors also make excellent role models who help students adopt habits that help them become better people and succeed.

Tutors Born and Raised in Mackay

We take your peace and security seriously. That is why we only hire local tutors who are native to Mackay. Hiring locals also makes scheduling in-home tutoring easier because the tutors know their way around Mackay. We tutor all main subjects in the Australian curriculum at different grades. We also have tutors who specialise in various international curriculums common in Australia.

Tutoring should be an exciting experience, and we take it upon ourselves to ensure tutoring doesn’t interfere with your life or that of your child. Our tutoring in Mackay is flexible and convenient. The lessons are conveniently planned, so you don’t have to skip any important events or meetings, and your child can keep up with their favourite activities while working on their grades.

We have Mackay-based tutors ready to work with students in different grades and subjects. The tutors are also qualified to work with students working on various international curriculums in Australia.

Our priority is to understand the student’s needs then create a lesson plan that caters to the needs of the students. We take an entirely customised approach to assist the students we work with. Every student is unique to us, and we treat them as such. We start by addressing the students’ specific challenges and how to best address them.

With us, tutoring is convenient and straightforward. If you’ve been looking for a fantastic tutor for your child, you’re at the right place, and we have the best tutor to cater to your child’s needs.

We have competitive and reasonable tutoring rates. We charge by the hour, and our rates are transparent and available on our websites. Our payment terms are convenient and flexible. We will charge your credit or debit card 24 hours after your lesson. There are no contracts or minimum payments, and you can cancel at any time.

The Best Tutors in Mackay

We have been tutoring for over 15 years. Every year, we have delivered exceptional results with every student we have worked with, primarily because of the quality of tutors we have on our team.

The tutoring sessions are convenient and tailored to your schedule. You don’t have to worry about dealing with traffic. The tutor will come to you, and we also offer online tutoring for busy students or students with odd study hours.

We are keen on the quality of our tutors. Each of the tutors is hand-selected based on their academic excellence, character and personality. Our goal is to find tutors who are excellent at tutoring and transform the students’ lives we work with.

We select tutors from various occupational backgrounds and experiences. They include high-performing university students, lecturers, and active or retired teachers.
All our tutors have to complete a triple-step security check before starting work on Alchemy Tuition. We interview the tutors face-to-face, double-check, and run manual background checks to ensure they are trustworthy and safe to work with children.

The tutors are trained and accredited to deliver to our high standards. The tutors also get access to our full resource centre, so they have all the tools to support the students they work with.

At Alchemy Tuition, we have taken away all the pains associated with tutoring. We have simplified the process to make finding the ideal tutor easy and convenient.

Start by filling out a short online booking form. You can also schedule to have one of our education experts give you a call to discuss the student’s needs and requirements.

After filling out the form, we will match the student with the perfect tutor within 48 hours. After that, we will set up the first lesson so the tutor and the student can meet and hit the ground running.

Experience the Alchemy difference for yourself by booking your first lesson today!

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