Local, national and international artists have long found inspiration in the beauty of Maryborough and Surrounds, so it’s no wonder that an exciting arts scene is continuing to emerge.

With vibrant and talented regional artisans and makers showcasing their wares throughout boutique galleries, museums and specialty stores, there is much to explore and appreciate.

The rich creative tapestry of the region’s heritage is also admired in the fine architectural offerings from the gold rush era and the artistic and cultural celebrations of the First People, the Dja Dja Wurrung clan, who continue to share their stories today. Whether you choose to step back in time – be it 40,000 or 150 years ago – to uncover the cultural significance of the region, or if you are looking to celebrate the creatives of today, there is certainly something to be uncovered in the diverse and beautiful Maryborough and Surrounds.