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History – Trim – Matthew Flinders Cat

Tags: Matthew Flinders. History. Historical people. Australia Trim - Matthew Flinders Cat By Graham Mills Trim was the much loved and well-travelled cat of Captain Matthew Flinders, the great naval explorer and cartographer. Together they sailed around...
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History – Bribie Island Cannery

Tags: Bribie Island history. Queensland. Australia. Historical Businesses. Historical Society. Sarah Balls’ Cannery Business on Bribie ~ 1910 By Barry Clark – Bribie Island Historical Society The early pioneers who made a living around Bribie Island did so...
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History – Bribie Islands oldest houses

Tags: Bribie Island. History. Houses. homes. Oldest. Queensland. Australia. Historical Bribie Island’s Oldest House Celebrates 100 Years There are many fascinating old cottages around Bongaree that date back to the earliest land sales on Bribie Island,...
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History – WW1 & WW2 soldiers who lived on Bribie Island

Tags: WW1. WW2.  World War 1. World War 2 soldiers. History. Queensland. Australia. Army Veterans. WHO FROM BRIBIE ANSWERED THE CALL? Bribie Island Historical Society received a grant from Queensland Anzac Centenary Grants program to identify...
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History – Queensland Aboriginal settlements.

Tags: Australian Aboriginal Settlements. Australia. Queensland. Bribie Island. History. BRIBIE’S FIRST ABORIGINAL MISSION RON POWELL - Article Author When researching for Warwick Outram’s new book about the mission, people were generally surprised when told how long our...
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Historical Newspaper Publications – Bribie Island

Tags: History. Historical newspaper publications. Bribie Island. Editorial. Historical Society HISTORICAL PUBLICATIONS OF CHRISTMAS’ PASSED Cast your mind back and imagine Bribie Island 50 years ago? Some may well remember, but here’s a bit of a...
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Tags: history. Queensland. Bribie Island Library. BY BARRY CLARK- BRIBIE ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY Bribie Island Public Library is arguably the most used public facility in our community. The building these days is modern, spacious and well...
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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...
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History – Bribie Island

Tag: History. Bribie Island. Queensland. Australia. BRIBIE ISLAND’S FASCINATING HISTORY BARRY CLARK – FOUNDING PRESIDENT, BRIBIE ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY // IMAGES: BARRY CLARK & JOHN OXLEY LIBRARY Bribie Island has many remarkable and often surprising secrets to reveal…...

History – Bribie Island Fascinating History – Historical Society

Tags: History. Bribie Island. Old Military bases. BRIBIE ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY BRIBIE ISLAND’S FASCINATING HISTORY “It might not be too much to claim, Pumicestone Passage and Bribie Island contain more history, written and unwritten than any...

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