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

Lecture series

The Society conducts monthly meetings with an interesting guest speaker.    We are in the process of transcribing some of the recorded lectures.   Return here regularly to check what new transcripts have been uploaded.

Magna Carta
by Anne Peterken (June 2015)

MV Mirrimar
by Myrtle Beitz (June 2015)

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Aug
17
Thu
7:30 pm Communications in the 50s – Tom ... @ Ambulance Museum Auditorum
Communications in the 50s – Tom ... @ Ambulance Museum Auditorum
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us this month as we hear Tom Clifford from the Telstra Museum discuss communications as they were in the 1950s. Everyone is welcome to attend.
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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