Entry to all Portside Attractions for just $20.
- Your Portside Pass grants you access to the Story Bank, Bond Store and Maryborough Military and Colonial Museum.
- Available from The Story Bank, Bond Store, Maryborough Military and Colonial Museum or the Maryborough Visitor Information Centre.
- Portside Heritage Precinct open daily from 10:00am.
Take a journey back more than 150 years when Maryborough was a thriving port, and the place where 22,000 new settlers took their first steps on Australian soil.
Visit the old Australian Joint Stock Bank, transformed into the Story Bank- a bank that trades in tales and yarns, myths and legends, memories and stories. Learn about the life and stories of P.L. Travers, author of Mary Poppins, who was born in the old bank.
Walk the earthen floors of this former store for Her Majesty’s Customs Service and discover a time when opium was a legal import and the rum trade flourished. Learn about the imports and exports managed by the Customs Service in Colonial times. Here you can sample a range of delicious regional ports and liqueurs in the authentic surrounds of the Bond Store.
Explore an exceptional collection of over 7,000 items of military and colonial memorabilia including two Victoria crosses and a Cross of Valour and other significant medals, uniforms, period costumes and historic vehicles.