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History. Historical. Postcards. Deltiology

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...

In the Air with BRIBIE ISLAND RADIO MODELLERS ASSOCIATION

In the very first article of this series, I pointed out that I would devote each article to a person or organisation that is associated with the Caboolture Airfield but, as it so happens,...
Bribie Island History. Brisbane. Queensland. Historical.

History – LIGHT RAIL PLAN FOR BRIBIE ISLAND

Tags: Bribie Island History. Brisbane. Queensland. Historical. Back in 1924, the very first road was built on Bribie Island from Bongaree Jetty to the Ocean Beach. The one and only car on the island had...

ISLANDER EXTRAORDINAIRE – WAYNE (FLASH) FARLEY

Tags: Bribie Island history.  Brisbane. Queensland When our September Islander Extraordinaire was given his nickname because of his actions on the football field whilst still at school, I doubt that he even considered the possibility...
Bribie Island Historical Society

Bribie Island Historical Society held its 10 year Anniversary Annual General Meeting

HISTORY REPEATS ITSELF The Bribie Island Historical Society held its 10 year Anniversary Annual General Meeting last week. It has achieved so much over these years, with residents and visitors becoming increasingly aware of the...
Joy flights. Bribie Island. Brisbane

In the Air with KATHERINE SEITZ & Aviation Lovers Qld

Tags: Joy flights. Bribie Island. Brisbane There are some people to whom aviation is their source of income, others who simply rely on aviation as a means to travel quickly from one place to another...
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...
History. Historical events. Queensland. Brisbane. Australia

Queensland History – A LOOK AT THE PAST

Tags: History. Historical events. Queensland. Brisbane. Australia One of the inescapable facts of life is that more often than not, the most interesting items are discovered by accident and this was certainly the case when...
history war

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...

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