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

1:15 pm 1864 Brisbane burning by Sharyn ... @ Wynnum Library
1864 Brisbane burning by Sharyn ... @ Wynnum Library
Jul 15 @ 1:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Sharyn has recently published a book about the 1864 great fire of Brisbane.  Come along and join us as Sharyn tells us about this event. Afternoon tea is provided.  Entry cost is a gold coin[...]
9:00 am Bus tour to Sandgate
Bus tour to Sandgate
Aug 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
We are proposing a bus tour to the Sandgate Historical Museum.  Further details will be available in the near future but if you are interested, please put your name down early to avoid disappointment.  There[...]

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