"Maryborough's grand old Queenslanders" Top 5 Page for this destination Maryborough by tropicrd

Maryborough Travel Guide: 112 reviews and 368 photos

The stately Queenslander homes of Maryborough.

The beautifully restored Queenslander style homes throughout Maryborough is well worth a drive around the local streets.
Each house is unique and I had no difficulty going up and down the streets looking at them.I have taken a lot of photos and if you are interested in these type of houses you will no doubt have your camera ready.
There is a lot of history in Maryborough,the Mary River is very unique as it is the only river in QLD that flows from south to north and is home to platypus and some of Australia's rarest species.See my things to do entry if you are interested in discovering the hidden surprises this area.

Another Queenslander home.

I was so thrilled to see these Queenslanders being restored--it saddened me to learn that many had been demolished for modern housing.
These are Maryborough's charm.

Queenslander for sale

Not many of these Queenslander's are for sale so I believe it will sold quickly.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Full of surprises and history
  • Cons:Accommodation is mainly motels that are over priced.
  • In a nutshell:History and much more in every nook and cranny.
  • Last visit to Maryborough: Jun 2011
  • Intro Updated Jul 2, 2011
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  • Wisedancer's Profile Photo
    Feb 28, 2014 at 7:56 PM

    Great write up on Maryborough
    D per M

    • tropicrd's Profile Photo
      Feb 28, 2014 at 9:59 PM

      Thanks very much..it is such an interesting place and full of history.

  • wise23girl's Profile Photo
    Oct 7, 2012 at 2:02 AM

    Ijust love your Maryborough page and I was showing it to Trish (thripence) and she said "OH she missed Mary Poppins" and I said "NO"...and I showed her your reviews!!!

  • LoriPori's Profile Photo
    Oct 2, 2012 at 5:10 AM

    Love the beautiful Queenslander houses.

    • tropicrd's Profile Photo
      Oct 2, 2012 at 4:20 PM

      Thanks Lori,so do I and Maryborough is renowned for them.

  • wise23girl's Profile Photo
    Sep 5, 2012 at 6:14 PM

    This is a lovely page...should go well in the Barneys....

  • wise23girl's Profile Photo
    Feb 28, 2012 at 12:24 PM

    Hi again
    Gorgeous page. But watch out for the stone fish at Toogoom. Ditto...I know that little cafe. Marg

  • amandajayne81's Profile Photo
    Sep 19, 2011 at 2:26 AM

    How funny (I am meaning myself) that I have never thought of our gorgeous old Queenslanders as a tourist atraction. They sure are beautiful in Maryborough.

  • al2401's Profile Photo
    Aug 22, 2011 at 4:44 AM

    Love those Queenslanders!

  • aussirose's Profile Photo
    Jul 8, 2011 at 4:59 PM

    Mary Poppins hey....well fancy that!? :o) Yes Dorrise, I love those old Queenslanders too with the beautiful big verandahs :o) xx

  • canuck68's Profile Photo
    Jul 3, 2011 at 10:11 PM

    The homes are wonderful!!


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