Description

Maryborough is a city and a suburb in the Fraser Coast Region, Queensland, Australia. It is located on the Mary River in Queensland, Australia, approximately 255 kilometres (160 min) north of the state capital, Brisbane. The city is served by the Bruce Highway. It is closely tied to its neighbour city Hervey Bay which is approximately 30 kilometres (20 min) northeast. Together they form part of the area known as the Fraser Coast. As of June 2018 Maryborough had an estimated urban population of 27,282, having grown slightly at an annual average of 0.12% year-on-year over the preceding five years. The city was the location for the 2013 Australian Scout Jamboree.

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Around Maryborough QLD 4650


Our Picks on what to Do in Maryborough QLD

Queen's Park

Brennan & Geraghtys Store Museum

Anzac Park

Lupton Park Community Garden

PIONEER COUNTRY PARK

Mary Poppins Statue

Our Picks on where to Stay in Maryborough QLD

Carriers Arms Hotel Motel

Maryborough City Motel

Cara Motel

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Aussie Punjab Indian Restaurant

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Community Services  


Maryborough Visitor Information Centre
388 Kent St,
MARYBOROUGH QLD 4650

Fraser Coast Regional Council
431-433 Kent Street,
MARYBOROUGH QLD 4650

Maryborough Police Station QLD
204 Lennox Street,
MARYBOROUGH QLD 4650

Maryborough Hospital
Walker Street,
MARYBOROUGH QLD 4650

Maryborough Library - QLD
127-129 Bazaar Street,
MARYBOROUGH QLD 4650

Maryborough War Memorial Olympic Swimming Pool - QLD
John Street,
MARYBOROUGH QLD 4650

Location Information 

  • Population: 27282
  • State electorate(s): Maryborough
  • Federal Division(s): Wide Bay
  • Established (yr): 1847
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.
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Travel To  

Biggenden QLD 4621 (85.2 km, 1 hr 1 min)
Hervey Bay QLD 4655 (29.7 km, 23 mins)

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Acknowledgement of Country

Maryborough QLD is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

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