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September 2019

Riverfire 2019

September 28 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Commissariat Store Museum, 115 William St
Brisbane, 4000 Australia

Enjoy wood-fired pizza by Roam-In Pizza &  wine, beer and soft drinks, while watching Queensland’s most remarkable light display from the Commissariat Store courtyard. Friends and family are welcome. Please, check  transport options for the day because of bridge and road closures. Tickets: RHSQ members $40 / Guests $50 / Child U12 $10 (Ticket includes food and drinks) Date: 28 September Time: 5pm to 9pm Please let us know if you have dietary requirements in advance (GF/V). /**/

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October 2019

‘The rise and fall of Colonial Queensland’s three trading banks’ by Dr Denver Beanland

October 9 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Commissariat Store Museum, 115 William St
Brisbane, 4000 Australia
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The paper chronicles the economic successes and upheavals that eventually crushed the aspirations of Colonial Queensland’s Three Trading Banks. It traces the history of the three Queensland based, deposit-taking and note-issuing, trading banks that were established in the 1870s and 1880s; namely the Queensland National Bank Limited, Royal Bank of Queensland Limited and Bank of North Queensland Limited. These three banks were registered and incorporated under the Queensland Companies Act 1863. By tracing the banks history, Queensland’s economic development is also being…

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Brisbane Open House 2019

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Commissariat Store Museum, 115 William St
Brisbane, 4000 Australia
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Free

   

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Joint Symposium in Stanthorpe

October 12 @ 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Stanthorpe and District Historical Society Museum, 12 High Street
Stanthorpe, Queensland Australia
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$25

A Joint Symposium by The Royal Historical Society of Queensland And The Stanthorpe and District Historical Society and Museum Tickets ($25 pp) can be booked through the museum's email. Program (download it here) 12.30: Lorene Long: Welcome by the SDHS president and the Mayor 12.35: Mayor Tracy Dobie of the Southern Downs Regional Council: Launch of the Conference Session one (12.30-2.00 pm): Chair: RHSQ president, Stephen Sheaffe 12.45-1.05 pm: Professor Roger Willis: The Rise and Fall of Amiens, 1.05-1.25 pm: Lorene Long:…

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Special event BOH – Ensemble in Residence 3.: Garden of Weeds

October 13 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Commissariat Store Museum, 115 William St
Brisbane, 4000 Australia
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$25 – $30

The Fragments Ensemble, together with the Commissariat Store invite you into their home for Brisbane Open House. This special concert will feature chamber music for soprano, clarinet and piano - performed by internationally acclaimed Brisbane musicians: Judit Molnar, Rianne Wilschut and Brieley Cutting. The concert program brings together a unique selection from serious and light-hearted compositions, including Leonard Bernstein's comical musical masterpiece "I Hate Music” and the six fleeting and rather dated Clerihew Songs - a witty anecdote about a famous…

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