Mahdia is a small community in the Potaro-Siparuni region of Guyana, located near the centre of the country at an altitude of 415 metres (1,362 ft). Commerce is centred around the area's gold and diamond mining operations.
Mahdia, while the Islanders celebrate the La Rose Festival at the end of August. This festival was originated in St Lucia.Mahdia was established in 1884, by the Africans after their emancipation. Most of them travelled from the county of Berbice and the East Coast of Demerara in search of gold.