Brisbane map Old map of Brisbane print Old city map | Etsy
Map of Brisbane and suburbs from 1920 by Gordon and Gotch Limited. Very decorative and detailed map showing streets, railroads and stations, parks, wards and important places. The inset contains a map of Sandgate. ♥ Printed on premium matte paper (230g/sqm) or professional matte canvas (390g/sqm) ; ♥ Pigment inks (Canon Lucia EX) which last a lifetime, no fading; ♥ Giclée fine reproduction , using one of the best fine art printer, Canon imagePROGRAF 8300; ♥ You can select the size from the…
The 'flood', Elizabeth Street | Ergo
Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, flooding at 6pm, 8 December 1862. Elizabeth St was actually the site of a small creek flowing in to the Yarra at the time of Melbourne's founding, and has flooded several times in the intervening 175 years. Created circa 1908. Black and white printed postcard.
Brisbane River Flood History
Read our informative guide on the Brisbane River's flooding history - from the Great Flood on 1893 to the most recent floods in January 2011
Never before seen photographs of 'Lost Brisbane' over past 150 years
Published in a new book, titled Lost Brisbane and surrounding areas 1860-1960, the captivating scenes of never-before-seen photographs of Brisbane uncovers the forgotten moments in time.
Cribb Island, last shown in a Brisbane street directory in 1981, was a bayside suburb 16 km north-east of central Brisbane. It was named after John George Cribb who purchased land there in 1863 for general farming purposes.
A history of Brisbane in 1864, when the town was struggling to overcome a series of five disasters, three major fires, a flood, a Cyclone and a Typhoid outbreak.
Colonial Haute Cuisine - The Cafe de Paris
Isaac Lenneberg and the Cafe de Paris The Courier 15.3.1864 Having obtained publican’s licence in March 1964, a German immigrant named Isaac Lenneberg opened the grandly named Cafe de Paris in Queen Street, Brisbane Town. It was not the only establishment of this name in the Australian Colonies, there were also Cafes de Paris in Sydney, Melbourne, and other towns. The re-branding of the former Hart’s Cafe was announced in The Courier. RE-OPENING OF THE HOTEL CAFE DE PARIS AND RESTAURANT…
Story Bridge - History in Pictures
2015 marks the 75th anniversary of the opening of Brisbane's Story Bridge. The construction of the cantilever bridge began in 1935 and was completed and opened to traffic in July…