Miriam Vale is located on the Bruce Highway 475 kilometres north of Brisbane, with the main North South rail line passing through the town.
With a population of about 600, the quaint township of Miriam Vale is a hub for the timber, cattle and dairy industries. The town offers the traveller an excellent opportunity to rest and refresh. Drop into the service station with the giant crab for one of their famous mud crab sandwiches. In the old-style main street near the highway through the town, you can have a picnic lunch in the park, a coffee in the café or a cool drink in the nearby pub.
Miriam Vale boasts a strong tourist influx, good fishing, National Parks and a high population growth particularly along the Coastal fringe. The town serves as the main gateway to the delightful Discovery Coast towns of Agnes Water and Seventeen Seventy, Eurimbula, Baffle Creek, and Deepwater National Parks.