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 Cedar St & Tingal Road, Wynnum (entry is via Cedar Street). Meetings commence at 7.30pm and usually conclude around 9pm with supper. Interesting speakers attend each meeting and there is a “bring and buy” table as well as a raffle and a door prize on offer. The meetings are open to members and visitors. Cost of attendance is a gold coin donation. Visitors are always welcome.

16 February 2017  –  Lota House photographs and images over 150 years

Join us at our first general meeting for 2017 and be entertained as Myrtle Beitz takes us on a pictorial journey of Lota House and its inhabitants over the last 150 years.

16 March 2017  –  AGM

Annual General Meeting.  Nominations now being taken for all committee positions.

Upcoming Events

Jul
20
Thu
7:30 pm Hemmant Cemetery by Tania Burgess @ Wynnum Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Hemmant Cemetery by Tania Burgess @ Wynnum Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Jul 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
One of our members, Tania Burgess, has been undertaking a university project where she is looking at causes of death for people buried at Hemmant Cemetery pre 1920.  Come along and hear Tania talk about[...]
Sep
20
Wed
all-day Brisbane River cruise to Bremer ...
Brisbane River cruise to Bremer ...
Sep 20 – Sep 21 all-day
Join us on a Brisbane River cruise up to the Bremer River.  This cruise is only offered a couple times of year due to tidal restrictions.  Morning tea and lunch are provided on board. The[...]
Sep
21
Thu
7:30 pm Rogues, rascals and the occasion... @ Wynnum Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Rogues, rascals and the occasion... @ Wynnum Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Sep 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Our wonderful Brisbane City Council local history librarian, Kate Harbison, is going to be amusing us with stories of rogues, rascals and the occasional saints.

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