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Helly’s Celebrities of the 20th Century – KENNY BAKER

Tags: Celebrities. Famous People. Actors. KENNY BAKER C 3PO Star Wars. “I’d sooner be a dwarf than a giant!” declares 44-year-old Kenny Baker bravely with vehemence and philosophical conviction that belies his 112 cm (3’8”) frame...

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...

Bribie Island History – Cemeteries. Why can’t you be buried on Bribie Island?

Tags: History. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Brisbane. Queensland. Cemeteries Although there is a well maintained Memorial Garden for cremated ashes to be interred, there is no Cemetery on Bribie Island. Well ….there is no longer...

BRIBIE 30 YEARS FROM NOW

SUCH A DIFFERENT LIFESTYLE... As we reach the end of another Year it is appropriate to be reminded that History is not always about looking back. Every reader of this article has lived such a...
History. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Brisbane. Queensland. Major events. Historical

MAJOR EVENTS IN BRIBIE HISTORY

Tags: History. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Brisbane. Queensland. Major events. Historical People often ask me what to read to get an overview of the rich History of Bribie Island. There is no doubt that this...
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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...
War. History. Vietnam. Military. Helicopter squadron.

Royal Australian Navy helicopter squadron has been awarded

Tags: War. History. Vietnam. Military. Helicopter squadron. I THOUGHT YOU MIGHT LIKE TO KNOW THEY LEFT THEIR EGOS AT THE DOOR Following extensive requests for consideration by a tribunal, a Royal Australian Navy helicopter squadron has been...
WWII. World War 2. Battleships. Pacific. History. Military. Navy. Navel.

History – WWII ship disguised as island

Tags: WWII. World War 2. Battleships. Pacific. History. Military. Navy. Navel. I thought you might like to know An island is a land mass that protrudes above the water line and normally consists of sand, rock...
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History – Monopoly – how it helped POW’s escape in WWII

Tags: Monopoly. Board Games. History. Trivia. War. WWII. Prisoners of war. I thought you might like to know BOARD GAMES ARE AN ESCAPE (In More Ways Than One) Out of all the board games that have been made,...

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