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Life at the Lazaret on Peel Island

160 South Street, Lytton QLD, Australia, qld

Read the stories of staff and patients and view photographs, artieacts and memorabilia relating to Peel Island's history.

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Historic Guided Walks of South Brisbane

South Brisbane, qld

The Queensland Maritime Museum has curated two special guided walks for the Festival. One relates to the Steam Tug Forceful and rare steam artefacts and the other historic sites in South Brisbane's maritime past. Both tours include a delicious home made Cream Tea.

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Children’s Open Day at the Townsville Museum

Currajong, qld

Come along for a fun family day at the Townsville Museum as we celebrate the last day of heritage month with a children’s party filled with fun and games.

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Reconciliation Rocks

Cooktown, qld

A significant event in Australian history—the first sustained contact between Indigenous Australians and British Explorers. The area also witnessed the first sharing of languages, the first notating of Indigenous words, the first sighting of the kangaroo, the first conflict and the first steps to reconciliation.

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Brennan and Geraghty’s Store Museum Connecting People with the Past

Maryborough, qld

Discover shelf after shelf of products used in an era when the latest technology was a wireless radio, when milk was still delivered by hand in a glass bottle that was washed and returned for reuse and decades of records were handwritten into huge volumes!

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Townsville in Flood

West End, qld

Visit the Heritage Centre to see photographs and documentation from previous floods.

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Welsh Hymn Singing Festival – Cymanfu Ganu

Blackstone, qld

Celebrate the Welsh love of singing by joining in the congregational singing of much-loved Welsh hymns.

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Hinchinbrook Photographic Display – Connecting People, Places and the Past

Ingham, qld

Connect with the past at the Hinchinbrook Shire Library through a photographic history of events, places and people. Stroll along the 'Hinchinbrook Way Walk', an ever changing landscape of information and beauty, and immerse yourself in the 'mini Museum', a wealth of local military history.

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Brisbane City Guided Heritage Trails

Brisbane, qld

Join members of Brisbane City Council’s City Architecture and Heritage team on four guided heritage walks around some of the City’s most popular heritage trails.

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Take a glimpse into Brisbane’s past

Wacol, qld

Discover the heritage charms of a bygone era as you wander through this nineteenth-century residential farmhouse, at your leisure, or join a conducted tour of rooms that embody the comfortable rural lifestyle of previous owners.

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Through the ages from General Store to Micro Brewery Tourism Destination

Mount Alford, qld

Travel back in time to a 135 year old general store which brews, bottles and labels beer the old fashion way. Experience how your ancestors shopped and interacted with the business owners and listen to tales told of the shop's heritage and also the local area history.

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‘A Bonnet for Eliza’ a Play performed by Perchance

Cleveland, qld

Perchance Players will present the play ‘A Bonnet for Eliza’ based on the true story of the convict Eliza Davis who was born in 1823 in County Wicklow, Ireland and transported to Tasmania.

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‘A Bonnet for Eliza’

Cleveland, qld

'A Bonnet for Eliza' is the saga of an Irish woman transported to Van Diemen's Island in 1845, a spirited musical journey based on facts researched by a great-great-granddaughter of Eliza.

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35th Birthday Display

Gladstone, qld

A static display at the Gladstone City Library will be placed in a display cupboard and will show highlights of our Genealogical Society Gladstone District's history over the past 35 years of operation. The display will incorporate photographs, documents and books.

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The Women of Bankfoot House

Glass House Mountains, qld

The Women of Bankfoot House is a special exhibition curated to celebrate the lives and achievements of the three generations of women who called Bankfoot House home.

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Samford Museum connecting people, places and the past since 1986

Samford Village, qld

Static photographic slideshow displays and written reminiscences will be featured throughout the museum complex. Assistance with enquiries regarding many aspects of Samford's past from our research files will be available.

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Bankfoot House Open Days- FREE Guided Tours

Glass House Mountains, qld

Bankfoot House was established in 1868 as a stop for Cobb and Co. on the Brisbane to Gympie goldfields route. Experience the stories and view the collection of photographs, documents, furniture, household and personal effects which provide a glimpse into early life on the Sunshine Coast.

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National Archaeology Week 2019 (QLD)

Brisbane City, qld

National Archaeology Week is a celebration of Australia's archaeology and cultural heritage, including its Aboriginal and historical past. This week-long event will provide people with the opportunity to meet real archaeologists, join archaeological digs, attend special lectures and much more!

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Russian Heritage Week

Woolloongabba, qld

Celebrate Russian heritage and culture in Australia at a series of events, talks, workshops and tours across Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne

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Connecting people, places and the past.

Maryborough, qld

A gallery exhibition Connecting People, Places and the Past will display a variety of local stories.

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