Our Community Groups

Our regional community is committed to arts and cultural activities with hundreds of volunteers and many active community organisations contributing to our creative economy and lifestyle.

If you have a community group you would like to add or update to this list, please email us with your details.

Community Arts and Theatre Groups

Maryborough Aspiring Writers Society

Maryborough Aspiring Writers Society. Scribes, poetry and writing groups all associated with Arts Council - Meetings on a regualr basis.

Maryborough Camera Club

Maryborough Camera Club aims to develop the photographic knowledge and skills of members by sharing information and experience through lectures, workshops, outings, mentoring and competitions. Because of their common interest members also enjoy the social aspects of photography and life-long friendships have developed between members.

Maryborough Creative Fabrics

Maryborough Creative Fabrics promote, foster and enjoy crafts such as patchwork and quilting, embroidery, cross-stitch, knitting, crochet and beading in a friendly atmosphere. They meet every Tuesday at the Cycle Club Hall, Tinana.

Maryborough & Hervey Bay Show Society Ltd.

Maryborough and Hervey bay Show Society conduct the annual Fraser Coast Show & various fundraising activities such as the annual QCAS Ute Show, Miss Showgirl Quest and annual Show Ball/Dinner Dance.

Maryborough Eisteddford

Phone: President: Irene Smith 07 4122 1135

Maryborough Excelsior City Band

Maryborough Excelsior City Band are an active, competing, community brass band dedicated to excellence in music and educating young players for 100 years. Rehearsals every Wednesday Eve at the the Band Hall, Mary River, Parklands Maryborough. Led by ledgendary Mel Neilsen.

Maryborough Heritage Combined Crafts Inc.

Maryborough Heritage Combined Crafts Inc. meet at Neighbourhood Centre, Bazzar Street every 3rd Monday of the month. To hold craft markets to promote craft by local people.

Maryborough Players

Maryborough Players was founded on June 7th 1949 to promote theatre and entertainment in the Maryborough area, supporting local charities.

Maryborough Pottery Group

Maryborough Pottery Group, making pottery, helping others making pottery & friendship.

Maryborough Organ Club

Maryborough Organ Club promote and share organ and keyboard playing, occasional concerts at retirement home.