Everyone’s Environment grants program – via Department of Environment and Heritage Protection

Members and Affiliated Societies may be interested in the Everyone’s Environment grants program being run through the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection.

The Everyone’s Environment grants program is a $12 million community-focused grassroots program to help eligible individuals and organisations carry out activities that tackle environmental degradation and restoration works to conserve Queensland’s cultural heritage.

Applications for smaller-scale projects ($2,000 to $10,000 excluding GST) will be a one-step process, with a short-form application required. Applications close at 5pm on 3 February 2014 with announcements anticipated in April 2014.

For full details visit the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection.

Centenary Day Dinner Gallery

Centenary Day Dinner Gallery

On the 21st of August 1913 The Historical Society of Queensland was founded and to celebrate 100 years a commemorative dinner was held at Tattersalls Club.

Thanks to our supporters Claire Walker and Rachael Lovett for musical entertainment, Michel’s Patisserie Myer Centre for assisting with the Birthday Cake and leonsharpe.com for supplying photographic equipment.