Things to Do

Maaroom, nestled along the Great Sandy Strait, offers serene coastal enjoyment. With breathtaking views of Fraser Island, visitors can witness Tin Can Bay's playful dolphins or tee off at the nearby golf course. Explore Maryborough's museums and markets, or delve into family history at the Maryborough Family Heritage Institute. Nearby Hervey Bay beckons with whale watching opportunities. Along the Great Sandy Strait Discovery Drive, unwind in quaint fishing villages, marvel at colored sands, and embrace the tranquility of national parks. Enjoy relaxation and natural wonders along this picturesque coastal haven.

Local Attractions

Bird Watching


Boat Ramp

Bush Walking


Golf Nearby

Lawn Bowls Nearby

Photographic Sites in Area

Scenic Drives in Area

Swimimming Nearby

Tennis Court Nearby

Bowls Club

A community based, family friendly club with a range of facilities and activities, warmly welcoming new members and visitors.

Want to try lawn bowls? We will get you started. Ring the club any afternoon and talk to our bar staff. We will provide the bowls and other items needed to get you going.

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Mud Crabbing

Maaroom is the spot to visit if you enjoy Mud Crabbing. In fact the whole Fraser Coastline is an ideal fishing and crabbing area.

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A small but very unique 9 hole/18 tee course that will challenge and excite any golfer.  With individual homemade touches made around the course, flanked by water hazards and bushland. You will enjoy this small yet picturesque course and have an experience to remember.

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K'gari (Fraser Island)

An island made entirely of sand, World Heritage-listed K’gari (formerly Fraser Island) offers surprises at every turn. Within minutes of landing on K’gari, you’ll feel its magic. Drive on wide-open beaches with the wind in your hair, marvel at shifting sand blows, swim in iridescent waters and witness playful marine life just metres from shore. Complete with a blend of holiday resorts and wilderness camping, there’s an adventure for everyone on K’gari.

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Rainbow Beach

Less than an hour from Maaroom will bring you to Rainbow Beach, known as the gateway to Fraser Island with its many natural attractions within the Great Sandy National Park such as the coloured sands, freshwater lakes, rainforest, Carlo Sand Blow and beautiful beaches that a skydive is one of the best ways to appreciate its beauty.

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Tin Can Bay Dolphins

Just a short 40 minute drive to Tin Can Bay you will be immersed in the wonder of these beautiful creatures at the Barnacle Dolphin centre. Be sure you get there early for the early morning feed. Well worth the experience.

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Discover Maryborough

In just 15 minutes you will be in the Heritage Capital of Australia, which is rich in its history with the Gallipoli to Armistice Memorial, Military and Colonial Museum, Mural Trail and so much more. Be sure to take some time out to Explore Maryborough.

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