Top Choice Distillery in Bundaberg

Bundaberg Rum Distillery

Bundaberg’s biggest claim to fame is the iconic Bundaberg Rum: you’ll see the Bundy Rum polar bear on billboards and bumper stickers all over town. Chose from either a self-guided tour through the museum, or a guide…
Historic Building in Maryborough

Portside Centre

The Portside Centre & Heritage Museum in the historic port area has interactive displays on Maryborough’s history.
Notable Building in Maryborough

Heritage Centre

If tracing your genealogical tree is a priority, cross the road to the Heritage Centre where you'll find colonial immigration records from ships logs; and if dear old great-great-granddaddy arrived in Australia cour…
Museum in Maryborough

Maryborough Military & Colonial Museum

Check out the only surviving three-wheeler Girling car, originally built in London in 1911. There’s also a replica Cobb & Co coach and one of the largest military libraries in Australia.
Museum in Maryborough

Brennan & Geraghty's Store

This National Trust–classified store traded for 100 years before closing its doors. The museum is crammed with tins, bottles and packets, including early Vegemite jars and curry powder from the 1890s.
Gallery in Bundaberg

Bundaberg Regional Arts Gallery

This small (and vividly purple) gallery has surprisingly good exhibitions.
Gallery in Childers

Childers Palace Memorial Art Gallery and Information Centre

There is a good gallery at the Childers Palace Memorial Art Gallery & Information Centre.
Aquarium in Hervey Bay

Reef World

A small aquarium stocked with some of the Great Barrier Reef’s most colourful characters, including a giant 18-year-old groper. You can also take a dip with lemon, whaler and other nonpredatory sharks.
Museum in Bundaberg

Hinkler Hall of Aviation

This modern museum has multimedia exhibits, a flight simulator and informative displays chronicling the life of Bundaberg’s famous son Bert Hinkler, who made the first solo flight between England and Australia in 19…
Historic Site in Maryborough


In the historic area beside the Mary River, Portside has 13 heritage-listed buildings, parkland and museums. The Portside Centre, located in the former Customs House, has interactive displays on Maryborough’s histor…