Maryborough attractions

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. It's a nostalg…
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…
Notable Building in Maryborough

Heritage Centre

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

Mary Poppins Statue

On the street in front of the neoclassical former Union Bank (birthplace of Mary Poppins creator, PL Travers) is a life-size statue of the acerbic character Travers created rather than the saccharine Disney version.
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.
Market in Maryborough

Maryborough Heritage City Markets

Market fun made all the more entertaining by the firing (1pm) of the historic Time Cannon, a town crier and rides on the Mary Ann steam loco (adult/child $3/2) through Queen's Park.
Park in Maryborough

Queens Park

With a profusion of glorious trees, including a banyan fig that’s more than 140 years old, this is a pleasant spot for a picnic.
Historic Building in Maryborough

Portside Centre

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