Redcliffe Historical Society Inc. History Redcliffe aims to research, collect, evaluate, preserve, inform, promote and honour Redcliffe history. The Society meets on the second Friday of each month at 2.00 pm either at the Redcliffe Library or at the Terry Walker room of the Cultural Centre, Irene Street, Redcliffe. They feature a quest speaker to cover […]
Social History Collections
New Farm & Districts Historical Society is a community-based organisation whose members are passionate about ensuring the rich and vibrant history of New Farm and nearby suburbs is not forgotten. The Society promotes an understanding of the history of the area and how it evolved from one of Brisbane’s earliest settlements to the present. The […]
Run by the Queensland Muslim Historical Society, this museum focuses on the important role that Muslims have played in the history of Queensland, including the Afghan cameleers in the 1800s. Tours of the oldest continuous mosque in Australia (across from museum) can be arranged.
Wolston Farmhouse, operated by the National Trust of Australia (Qld), is a historic farmhouse on the Brisbane River. It was built in the 1850s and is situated at Wacol. It is the only remaining house from the post-convict era, when estates were surveyed along the river. The home of a Crown Commissioner for Lands, pastoralists, […]
The Sandgate and Districts Historical Society and Museum’s collection is housed in an air-conditioned, single-storey brick building. In the 1880s, on the site of the museum stood the Mohoupts’ General Store, and later a local funeral business. In 1993 the building was purchased by the Society and officially opened as a museum in 1994. The […]