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

Wynnum Rootsweb list   –   Mailing list specifically dedicated to the Wynnum/Manly/Lota areas.  To subscribe to the list, click on the link and type the word “subscribe” as the subject and also in the body of the email but do NOT add any additional text.

Bayside Stories

Queensland State Archives

National Archives of Australia

Brisbane City Archives

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

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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