Carisbrook is in essence an outer suburb of Maryborough that is until you have a chat to anybody who lives in this small town. Carisbrook is partway along the road from Maryborough when heading to Castlemaine. Though a small community the provision of most essential services is on hand.
Carisbrook is closely linked with Maryborough historically, socially and economically.
After just leaving, or soon to arrive at Maryborough determines Carisbrook need not be stop.