- Commissariat Store Museum - 115 William Street, BRISBANE
- 09th October 2021 - 09th October 2021
- 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
- 3221 4198
- $25 RHSQ Members; $35 non-members
Queensland’s Earliest Surveyors: Who, What and Where
Conference at the Commissariat Store Museum.
The President and Council of The Royal Historical Society of Queensland invite you to this conference to commemorate some of Queensland’s most significant early surveyors.
Bill Kitson – Preserving Queensland’s Surveying Heritage
Brad Dalton – Matthew Flinders: A Life Well Travelled
Darryl Low Choy – Mapping the Way: Military Surveyors of the Queensland Colonial Era
Peter Wade – The Early Surveyors of Moreton Bay
Graham Jensen – ‘Renaissance Man’: Surveyor Cecil Twisden Bedford
Stephen Sheaffe – The Trial and Execution of Mullan (aka Merridio) and Nengavil
Janet Spillman – Henry Charles Rawnsley, Controversial Surveyor and Respected Naturalist
John Pearn – Surveyors, Toponymy and Heritage
Greg Manning – Good-bye Redcoats: Robert Dixon’s Cartographic Summary of the Moreton Bay Campaign
Kaye Nardella – The Magic of Crown Survey Plans
Booking is essential. Ticket price includes the conference and morning tea. 9am registration for 9.30am start.