Tag Archives: Indooroopilly State School

Biography of Henry William Mobsby (1860-1933) by Kaye Mobsby

As a resident of Indooroopilly for many years in the early part of the 20th century, Henry Mobsby would have been quite well known within the area due to his community involvement. He emigrated to Australia from England in 1883 … Continue reading

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Q & A Ironside State School

Q: Why is the school at St Lucia named ‘Ironside’ State School and how did it get this name ? A: The name was proposed by the School Committee in a 1905 letter to the Under Secretary, Department of Public … Continue reading

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