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Indooroopilly and District Historical Society June Meeting

5 for 5.30pm Wednesday 14 June  2017 at the Meeting Room, Indooroopilly Library, Indooroopilly Shopping Town. This month Neville Buch will outline the progress being made on developing the pilot Mapping Brisbane website including the plan to extend coverage north … Continue reading

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“Dear Father – just a few lines to let you know I have done my duty – Sydney. Good-bye all.”

These were the words written by Private Sydney John Penhaligon on a postcard addressed to his father, slipped inside the notebook he carried with him to the First World War. Sydney was hit by shellfire shrapnel on 13 May 1915 … Continue reading

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Brisbane History West is an initiative of the St Lucia History Group, Centenary Suburbs Historical Society, Indooroopilly & District Historical Society, Kenmore and District Historical Society, Moggill Historical Society, Oxley-Chelmer History Group, Richlands, Inala and Suburbs History Group, Taringa History … Continue reading

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