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 Regional Arts Council Inc.

Maryborough Regional Arts Council Inc. provide access to the arts & opportunities for artisitc expression for all citizens through the provision of regular performances, exhibitions, & screening of monthly international films between February - November.

Maryborough Scottish Country Dancers Assoc Inc.

Maryborough Scottish Country Dancers Assoc Inc. is a social gathering to dance to scottish music. Scottish country Dancing is held each Wednesday at 7pm St Stephen's hall, Sussex Street. You don't need a partner!

Nefertiti Multicultural Dance - Hervey Bay

Nefertiti Multicultural Dance - Hervey Bay, fun and friendly multicultural and belly dance classes or individual tuition, all ages welcome. Nefertiti Dance provides a range of styles, skills and experience to students and audiences, and we love what we do! We teach safe dance technique and cater for beginners to advanced. We are a friendly and fun-loving group and enjoy regular social get-togethers as well as classes.

QCWA Handicrafts- Pialba

QCWA Handicrafts, 1st and 4th Tuesday of every month. QCWA Hall, 7 Torquay Rd, Pialba.

QCWA Hervey Bay Handcraft Pialba

Craft every Monday 9am to 12pm COST: $2 plus cost of kit contact: Marcia 07 4128 2054  or [email protected] 25 Bideford Street, QCWA Rooms Torquay 4655 Handcrafts & Embroidery, the only skill required is how to thread a needle, QCWA members will provide instruction to handicraft learners.

QCWA Hervey Bay Handcraft Urangan

Meet every Tuesday 9am -11.30am COST $2 location QCWA - Pulgul Street Urangan, Pam Bennett [email protected] 4125 2334

QCWA - Younger Set

6-25 years, encorouge youth in arts and crafts.  Contact: 07 4121 4075 CWA Hall Gympie Road TINANA 4650

Senior Citizens Club

Meetings held at the Seniors Centre Alice Street Maryborough.

Fraser Coast Writers and Poets Group

Meets 1st and 3rd Wednesday of Every Month from 1-4pm at the Hervey Bay Library. A fun group of writers, keen to learn and share writing tips, feedback, prompts and friendship.

Sugar Shack Crafters Inc.

Sugar Shack Crafters Inc. meet 1st 3rd & 5th Saturday each month, canegrowers hall, Bazaar St, Maryborough 9am-4pm for patchwork & lots other crafts in a fun social atmosphere.