Courtesy of The Story Bank.

The Story Bank

At The Story Bank discover Maryborough’s unique connection with P. L. Travers, author of the Mary Poppins books – the story of her life, her family, the influences on her writings and the retelling of her stories.

Useful information

331 Kent Street, Maryborough, QLD


Gift shop
Disabled access
Accessible toilets

Opening hours

Tuesday9.30am – 3.30pm
Wednesday9.30am – 3.30pm
Thursday9.30am – 3.30pm
Friday9.30am – 3.30pm
Saturday9.30am – 2pm
Sunday9.30am – 2pm

More information about The Story Bank

Be inspired to find your own story, sprinkled with a generous amount of whimsical playfulness, The Story Bank takes you on a delightful journey through the story telling process.

Explore the magnificently restored heritage-listed building. Interact with displays that survey the life of P.L. Travers and her magical Mary Poppins stories.

View collections of images and documents from P. L. Travers estate. Delve into the Cabinet of Curiosities and the Library of Inspiration. Open an account and discover the art of storytelling by depositing your own creations.

Share in stories crafted by Artisans of Story Telling in the Theatrette and Gallery. Find unique gifts and books in the retail cottage.

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