A Beautiful Historic Town
.Located in the heart of Victoria’s Goldfields Region, Maryborough is close to Bendigo, Ballarat, Castlemaine and Daylesford, where contemporary architecture blends with the ornate facades of the Gold Rush era buildings built in the nineteenth century.
Maryborough has four supermarkets and all the services that you would expect from a much larger regional center. It is set amongst beautiful state parks with attractions such as walking trails, a rich gold history that would tempt the most keen prospector. For fishing and recreation we are spoiled for choice with many lakes available. Three of the lakes are within the town boundary and within walking distance of the village. A much valued train service to Melbourne and other public transport to suit your needs. The town has available all the sporting and recreational facilities available, and our village is only a minute away from a very large sport & swimming pool complex.
The local golf course and bowls club are only 1.5km from the Schoolhouse where you can sit back and relax in Bunkers Restaurant, or in the club lounge & bar after a day on the green. Tennis, swimming, shopping, bushwalking, fishing, croquet and more are all less than 1km away. The town library, newly refurbished cinema, Information Centre, hospital, churches are all within easy walking distance.
Our village is ideal for those contemplating a tree change in Maryborough where you have the benefit of many services, while getting the true benefits of a country lifestyle.
Maryborough Railway Station
Maryborough’s historic railway station, built in 1890, hosts the longest platform in country Victoria and when visiting, Mark Twain commented "You can put the whole population of Maryborough into it with a sofa a piece and have room for more.” Walk inside and view the beautiful polished timber ceiling and tessellated floor. A much valued train service to and from Melbourne stops in style in Maryborough.
Maryborough Croquet Club
A ground dedicated to the classic game of Croquet, just in front of the Railway Station and less than 1km from the village.
The Sports & Leisure Centre in Maryborough offers a range of fitness options including group exercise classes, an Olympic pool, exercise equipment, personal trainers and more.
Maryborough Post Office
McLandress Square is a historic precinct comprising the heritage-listed Post Office, Town Hall and Court House with a soldiers memorial in the centre. Striking at mid-day in full sun, as well as after dark when display lighting provides a spectacular vision. It’s such a delight to live in a town that has such rich heritage. Maryborough offers a relaxed country lifestyle full of heritage-listed buildings and original architecture from a bygone era.