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

Heritage tours

Heritage Tours

The Wynnum Manly Historical Society is involved in, and conducts, affordable heritage tours to places in South East Queensland throughout the year. These tours are open to members and visitors.

21 May 2019 – Visit to PORT OF BRISBANE and SEAFARER’S MISSION 

Join us on Tuesday, 21 May 2019 for our visit to the Port of Brisbane and the Seafarer’s Mission.  The tour will commence at 9.30am from Wynnum Community Centre and we anticipate returning to Wynnum about 3.30pm.

We will firstly visit the Seafarer’s Mission where we will partake in morning tea of scones with jam and cream and tea/coffee.  After morning tea, we will head to the Port of Brisbane where we will be given a one hour guided bus tour of the working port after which we will be going to the Port of Brisbane Café for a hot lunch (drinks not included in lunch price).

After lunch, we will be departing the Port for the trip back to Wynnum.

The cost of the tour is only $20.00 which includes morning tea, lunch (excluding drinks) and a one hour guided tour of the working Port.

Transport to and from is by private vehicle.  If you require transport, please let us know at the time of booking.  If you have spare seats in your vehicle to transport others, please advise the number of spare seats available.

Bookings are now open and being taken at the Resource Room, the next general meeting or by phoning Jill on 3393 3208.

 

2 October 2019 – Cruise to BRIBIE ISLAND
More details will be available closer to the date.

 

Upcoming Events

May
16
Thu
7:15 pm Disloyal Queenslanders and WW1 i... @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Disloyal Queenslanders and WW1 i... @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
May 16 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
This month’s guest speaker is Cara Downes from the National Archives of Australia, Brisbane office.  Cara will be talking about disloyal Queenslanders and WW1 internment with a focus on Brisbane people.
May
21
Tue
all-day Tour to Port of Brisbane
Tour to Port of Brisbane
May 21 all-day
Join us for a tour of the Port of Brisbane.  We will be departing the Wynnum Community Centre at 9.30am and anticipate returning about 3.30pm. Our first stop will be morning tea the Seafarer’s Mission[...]
Jun
20
Thu
7:15 pm General meeting @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
General meeting @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Jun 20 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Jul
18
Thu
7:15 pm General meeting @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
General meeting @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Jul 18 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Aug
15
Thu
7:15 pm General meeting @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
General meeting @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Aug 15 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Sep
19
Thu
7:15 pm General meeting @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
General meeting @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Sep 19 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Oct
17
Thu
7:15 pm General meeting @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
General meeting @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Oct 17 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Nov
21
Thu
7:15 pm Christmas break up @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Christmas break up @ Ambulance Museum Auditorium
Nov 21 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
 

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