BRINGING THE PAST TO LIFE

DISCOVER THE KEY PEOPLE, PLACES, AND EVENTS

RESEARCH
 

We collect and archive historical records and images relating to Bribie Island and Pumicestone Passage in our database. 

Our aim is to make the history of this area freely accessible to all

 

Many of these records are available to the public through this website. For more in-depth information visit the BIHS Blog.

GENERAL MEETINGS 

We meet at the RSL, Toorbul Street, Bongaree on the Second Wednesday of the Month (Except January) at 6:30pm on Level 1 in the ANZAC Room.

 All Welcome!

MISSION

The Bribie Island Historical Society 

is a non-profit community-based organisation dedicated to preserving the history of Bribie Island.

 

We welcome your
suggestions and feedback.

 

If there is anything amiss, anything you would like more of, or anything new you would like added, please contact us at bribiehistoricalsociety@gmail.com

Upcoming Events

  • 12 Oct, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Bribie RSL, upstairs in ANZAC Room, 99 Toorbul St, Bongaree QLD 4507, Australia
    Come along to our evening meeting on the second Wednesday of every month to hear the latest news from our President and a fascinating talk from our guest speaker.

ABOUT US

Established in 2008, the Bribie Island Historical Society's main goal is to share the knowledge of Bribie Island's unique history and heritage.

Following the lead of our founding president Barry Clark, we are making an enthusiastic journey to seek out nuggets of Bribie Island history and pass that information on to others!

Current Committee Executive

President: Barry Clark    Secretary: Lynne Hooper    Treasurer:  Mark Sheldon-Collins

 

 

Special Care Notice:
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that content in this website and various linked websites may contain images, voices, or names of deceased persons.

Acknowledgment to the Kabi Kabi Nation group

The Bribie Island Historical Society respectfully acknowledge the Elders past, present, and emerging of the Joondoburri people of this land of Yirin [Bribie Island] and pay respect to them and their connection to land, place, waters and community.

CONTACT US

Secretary's Mobile: 0417 784 100

If you would like to become a member of our society,

please send us an email at:

bribiehistoricalsociety@gmail.com

Or you can write to us at:

PO Box 936

Bribie Island

Queensland 4507
Australia