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History. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Brisbane. Queensland. Australia (2)

History – THE LAST “BRIBIE” PERSON

Tags: History. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Brisbane. Queensland. Australia Old-timers look back on days gone by, travelling from Brisbane by Steamship, camping, and fishing on an undeveloped Island back in the 1940s. Bribie offered a...
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History – Bribie Island Transport 1950s

Tags: History. Brisbane. Bribie Island. Queensland. Moreton Bay. Australian For 40 years after the Jetty was constructed at Bongaree in 1912, everything and everyone coming to and from Bribie Island were by ship. After WW2...
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Queensland History – STEPPING THROUGH HISTORY

Tags: History. Historical. Bribie Island. Moreton Bay. Queensland. Australia WALK WITH ME THRO’ OLD BRIBIE Barry Clark I write this regular History Page to introduce readers to a few fascinating facts about this place where we live....
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The history of postcards

Tags: History. Historical. Postcards. Deltiology REMEMBER TO SEND A POSTCARD This was always a regular request to someone heading off on a holiday somewhere. It is what lots of people did until about the 1970’s. Today...
History. Bribie Island. Brisbane. Queensland. Historical people.

History – The life and times of John Knox

Tags: History. Bribie Island. Brisbane. Queensland. Historical people. ISLANDER EXTRAORDINAIRE JOHN KNOX From the time of the first experimental commercial radio broadcast in the very early 1900’s, we have relied on that faceless voice coming through...

NEW BOOK – HANDY HISTORY OF BRIBIE ISLAND

When I retired to Bribie Island from Sydney in 2003 I soon became fascinated with the rich history of this small place. This is the “The Cradle Site of Queensland” but there was virtually...

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. RONALD PATTERSON. Queensland. Moreton Bay. Australia.

Bribie Island History – A BOY ON BRIBIE A HUNDRED YEARS AGO Part 1

Tags: Bribie Island. History. RONALD PATTERSON. Queensland. Moreton Bay. Australia. RONALD PATTERSON – BORN 1900, WRITTEN 1982, AGED 82 Introduction The Historical Society has recently celebrated its 10 year anniversary and is proud to have created a growing...
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...
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MORETON BAY HISTORY SEMINAR

Tags: Bribie Island History. Queensland. Brisbane. Moreton Bay. Images. Historical The Third annual Moreton Bay History Seminar was held at North Lakes a few weeks ago attended by representatives of many regional History Societies and...

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