The room reputed to be one of Maryborough's opium dens beneath the Customs Hotel.
The room reputed to be one of Maryborough's opium dens beneath the Customs Hotel. Robyne Cuerel

Go underground in search of Maryborough's opium dens

JOIN award-winning news photojournalist Robyne Cuerel as she burrows into the Maryborough underground, in search of subterranean history and an elusive - and quite legal - 19th century opium den.

Find out the secrets of the old city's misspent youth in our special feature on Saturday, only in the Chronicle.

The dark stone walkway leading to what is reputed to be one of the opium dens of Maryborough's past. The room is beneath the Customs Hotel.
The dark stone walkway leading to what is reputed to be one of the opium dens of Maryborough's past. The room is beneath the Customs Hotel. Robyne Cuerel


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