THE countdown has begun with only days left until the pubs of Maryborough come alive for the the annual Word's Greatest PubFest.

All that is left to do now is those final costume details and hydrate yourselves ready for a big day of festivities. 

If you haven't already picked up your passport, which can be completed with a stamp from each pub taking part in the event, they can be purchased from the Maryborough or Hervey Bay Visitor Centres.

We've put together a video collage of photos from past years of the big event to get you excited (watch 2005 above). 

Keep your eyes peeled for future videos. 

Hotels taking part in the event:

  • The Aussie Hotel,
  • Carriers Arms Hotel,
  • Central Hotel,
  • Criterion Hotel,
  • Federal Hotel,
  • Lamington Hotel,
  • Granville Hotel,
  • Lounge 1868,
  • Portside Rotary,
  • Post Office Hotel,
  • Old Sydney Hotel,
  • Royal Hotel and
  • The Westside Tavern.


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