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

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On your doorstep – These YOUTUBE clips have been made by Trish Breen and highlight various areas of interest in the Wynnum/Manly/Lota area including:-

The Shire Cottage, Wynnum
Fish Markets and Ice Works, Wynnum
Mangrove Boardwalk, Wynnum
Masonic Lodge, Wynnum
Wynnum Libraries – past and present
Fox Street Bridge, Wynnum
Wynnum Wading Pool

 

 

 

 

 

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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