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THE BRIBIE ISLANDER EXCLUSIVE PELICAN UPDATE!

Pelican perches to be installed on Bribie Island Bridge  Five pelican roosting platforms will be installed on the Bribie Island Bridge following community feedback. Transport and Main Roads Minister Mark Bailey said Bribie Island residents had...

ABBEY MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL 2019

Tags: Caboolture medieval festival Brisbane Moreton Bay. Step into a Medieval World and Cure Post-Game of Thrones Blues at Abbeystowe. This year marks the 30th anniversary for Caboolture’s Abbey Medieval Festival, which provides an authentic medieval...

DEMOCRACY IS ALIVE AND WELL ON BRIBIE ISLAND

Or at least there are the tentative positive signs that a good protest march and some vigorous lobbying by our local politicians may have had an effect on our Mary Street Tower of Power...
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The Rotary Markets – Bribie Island

When I first heard the hauntingly beautiful “In A Persian Market” which was written by Albert Ketèlbey I was so impressed with the way the music allowed you to actually visualise a scene. As...
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WAR HOSPITAL MYSTERY SOLVED?

Tags: War. Military secrets.  WW2. History. Bribie Island. Queensland. Are there still some military “secrets” about Bribie Island in World War 2 to be discovered? Most people know that military structures and defence installations were...
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The Yowie of Bribie Island

The Yowie of Bribie Island has been spotted (again) yesterday in the deep thick bush at the northern end of the island. It has been said that the resident Yowie once tore an army Bloke...

History of Bribie Island Street Names

Tags: Bribie Island History. Queensland. Moreton Bay. Brisbane. Street Names I get many comments about these regular History Pages with readers often surprised to learn new things about the fascinating history of Bribie Island. The...
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AUSTRALIAN PELICAN – PELECANUS CONSPICILLATUS

Tags: Australian wildlife. Birds. Pelican Probably the most observed and loved birds on Bribie Island are the iconic Australian Pelicans. They are likely to be seen wherever there is water and the Pumicestone Passage is...
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LEST WE FORGET – Anzac Day

Tags: RSL Bribie Island. Anzac day. WEARING THEIR NAMES WITH PRIDE Rotary and RSL Community Link Project It was 104 years ago (1915) that the first Anzacs landed at Gallipoli. The name ANZAC means Australian and New...

Bribie Island Orchid Society holds show

Tags: Bribie Island orchid club. Group. Brisbane. Queensland ORCHIDS ORCHIDS ORCHIDS When I spoke to Bribie Island Orchid Society Secretary Teresa Watson about the upcoming “Spring Orchid and Foliage” show recently, she told me that there...

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