Historic Howard

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FreeFlushing ToiletsRubbish BinsPicnic TablesWater FountainWheelchair AccessiblePets on LeashPlayground

Howard is a Queensland town between Maryborough and Childers in the Fraser Coast region, west of Hervey Bay.

Old short railway coal car sitting off-track, taken at Howard Queensland
Historical railway coal car used in the region when Howard was a coal mining town

Entrance to a country town hall, taken at Howard Queensland
The Tom & Millie Young Memorial Hall in Howard

Playground next to a large tree, with an information sign next to a path leading to the playground
Playground at Bellert Park in Howard

Parking area with an RV Rest Stop sign and small picnic table
RV 20 hour stay rest stop in Howard, Queensland

Queenslander homestead house with a large water fountain at the front
Brooklyn House, historical homestead with water fountain at the front

To get there

Heading north on the Bruce Hwy from Maryborough, follow the highway for around 25km. You will see a brown sign 600m before turning right (then immediately right again) into William St. Follow William St for 1km to reach the town centre of Howard. Turn right into Steley St to get to the RV stop and Bellert Park.

Heading south on the Bruce Hwy from Childers, follow the highway for around 28km. You will see a brown sign 600m before turning left into William St. Follow William St for 1km to reach the town centre of Howard. Turn right into Steley St to get to the RV stop and Bellert Park.

Cost:Free

Hours:Anytime

Toilets:Flushing Toilets

Bins:Bins

Tables/Seating:Picnic Tables

Water:Drinking Fountain

Wheelchair accessible:Yes

Pets:Yes, on leash

Playground:Yes


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