Join us at 2pm this Friday 14th May to hear our guest speaker, Ted Flack, on the topic “Perspectives of the “Black War”. Dr Flack is extensively experienced in helping the work in the nonprofit sector and is a dedicated and accomplished family history researcher and writer. Look forward to hearing his research and reflections on this tragic event which occurred in Van Diemen’s Land (1825-1832).
Please note that the venue is WD Surveys (15 Anzac Ave, Redcliffe).
Due to COVID-19 regulations, History Redcliffe regrets that we must cancel our scheduled April members meeting. The health and safety of our members, visitors and guest speakers is paramount. We anticipate a return to normal later this month.
In the meantime, head on over to our Newsletters page and check out the latest Humpybong and After as well as our archive of issues.
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you for your understanding.
Join us tomorrow (Friday 12th March) at 2pm in the ONODA ROOM at the Redcliffe Entertainment Centre for our March meeting.
Guest speaker, Dennis Crowther, will be speaking on the topic of the Beaufort Bombers Restoration Group.
Guest speaker, Doug Morris, joins us this month to continue his reflections on Redcliffe and life. Doug regaled us in October 2019 and returns by popular demand.
We will also be launching the next edition of our commemorative medallions. Place your orders now. A great idea for Christmas!
We’re happy to announce our first Member’s Meeting since March.
Join us at at WD Surveys – 15 Anzac Ave, Redcliffe on Friday 9th October, 2020. Please note the change of venue.
Our guest speaker will be Duane Hart who will be presenting a pictorial history of Redcliffe.
We can’t wait to see you again!
Following additional COVID-19 restrictions for the greater Brisbane area (including Moreton Bay Region), History Redcliffe regrets that we must cancel our scheduled September members meeting. The health and safety of our members, visitors and guest speakers is paramount.
Our next newsletter will be out soon so we look forward to keeping in touch with our members in that way. We look forward to resuming usual activities and meetings when it is safe and prudent to do so.
Thank you for your patience and stay safe!
Looking for something to do on Valentine’s Day? Why not take your special someone to our next meeting!!!
Come along to the Redcliffe Library Meeting Room on Friday 14th February at 2pm and hear guest speaker, Jim Higgins, on the topic of The History of Redcliffe Writers Branch of FAWQ.
Join us for our next member’s meeting at the Redcliffe Library Meeting Room at 2pm on Friday, 8th November. Author, Jane Smith, will be speaking about her latest book “Ship of Death” which tells the true story of the ship Emigrant.
Jane Smith is a Toowoomba librarian, author, freelance editor and former physiotherapist who enjoys researching and writing about history – fiction and non-fiction, for children and for adults.
Jane has written a series of five children’s non-fiction books about bushrangers, a biography of Captain Starlight (for adults) and the first eight episodes of the children’s historical fiction series, ‘Tommy Bell, Bushranger Boy’. Three of her children’s books have been short- or long-listed for significant literary awards. Jane’s latest work, Ship of Death: The Tragedy of the Emigrant, combines her fascination for history with her interest in the beautiful Stradbroke Island.
Join us at 2pm on Friday 11th October at the Redcliffe Library Meeting Room to hear guest speaker, Doug Morris, share his reflections on Redcliffe and life.
Don’t forget to check our our Events Page for other upcoming date claimers!