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Military history. War. Historical. Vietnam war. Battle of Coral.

History – Battle of Coral- Balmoral

Tags: Military history. War. Historical. Vietnam war. Battle of Coral. I thought you might like to know -  AN OVERDUE RECOGNITION Fifty years on from what has been described as the largest unit-level action by Australian...

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...
History. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Queensland. Brisbane. Historical.

SOME BRIBIE SECRETS REVEALED

Tags: History. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Queensland. Brisbane. Historical. “It might not be too much to claim, Pumicestone Passage and Bribie Island, contain more history, written and unwritten, than any other place in Queensland.” I...
history queensland aboriginal settelments

History – Bribie Island Aboriginal Missions

Tag: Queensland. Aboriginal history. Aboriginal settlements. Australian Aboriginal Mission Point The book “Mission Point” subtitled “Bribie Island Aboriginal Mission 1890-92”, tells the story of the second aboriginal mission established on Bribie Island for Moreton Bay aboriginals....
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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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,...
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...
fishing history queensland

HUUUGE 1930’S SAW SHARK

Tags: Swordfish. Deep sea fishing. History. Queensland. Fishing trivia. Saw Shark How’s this for a catch! This swordfish was caught in local waters (off Scarborough) in 1938. Undeniably massive in size, exactly how heavy and...
Bribie Island History. Moreton Bay. Brisbane. Queensland. Australia

History – REMEMBER WHEN WE FORGOT OUR PAST

Tags: Bribie Island History. Moreton Bay. Brisbane. Queensland. Australia There are some disturbing aspects of all our history and previous social attitudes that we probably need to be reminded of from time to time. For...
History. Military. War. Planes. Aircraft. Museum. Queensland. Caboolture. Brisbane. WWII

In the Air – with The Caboolture Warplane Museum and “OLD FRED”

Tags: History. Military. War. Planes. Aircraft. Museum. Queensland. Caboolture. Brisbane. WWII During World War II, aircraft played a major role in both in the ultimate victory by Allied forces and, regarded as the flagship of...

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