Our aim is to gather and record local history before it is lost

General meetings / Monthly lecture series

General Meetings / Monthly Lecture Series

All general meetings are held at the Wynnum Ambulance Museum Auditorium, Cnr Tingal Road & Cedar Street, Wynnum (entry is via Cedar Street) on the third Thursday evening of each month (except January and December). Meetings commence at 7.15pm and conclude around 9pm with supper. Interesting speakers attend each meeting and there is a raffle and a door prize on offer as well as our bring and buy table. The meetings are open to members and visitors. Cost of attendance is a gold coin donation. Visitors are always welcome.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL FUTURE MEETINGS ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS SITUATION. 

CANCELLED – 19 March 2020  –  AGM and General Meeting

Guest speaker : Sandy McDonald – Cheers to 50 years : Manly Hotel

CANCELLED – 16 April 2020  –  Meeting / Monthly Lecture Series

Guest speaker : Verena McGowan – Verena – the girl from East Berlin

Verena McGowan grew up in East Berlin. Her book recounts her story of a young girl who withstood mental and physical abuse, and much more, and chose to overcome the pain in order to escape it. Today, at the age of 71, that woman stands with strength, dignity, and appreciation for who she is and how far she has come.