Palm Island and Our People

South Brisbane, Brisbane Area

22 September – 24 December 2018 - 

Free Entry

The inspiring history of Palm Island is celebrated in a fascinating showcase of images, memorabilia and digital stories. Palm Island and Our People acknowledges the centenary of the first placement of people to the island as an Aboriginal Reserve and explores the history of this tropical paradise. The showcase provides an opportunity to commemorate the past 100 years and to celebrate a new future for the Palm Island people, focussing on the themes past, present and future. State Library acknowledges the significant contribution of the Palm Island Aboriginal Shire Council and the Bwgcolman Indigenous Knowledge Centre in the development of this exhibition.

Event Dates

This event occurs once only on:
22 September – 24 December 2018
27 December 2018 – 18 April 2019
20 – 22 April 2019

Event Venues

State Library of Queensland
Address:
Stanley Place
South Brisbane
Queensland, Australia 4101

Internet Access

  • Free Wifi

Facilities

  • Car park
  • Lockers
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Public Telephone
  • Shop

Other Information

Accessibility:

Accessible facilities available. Please contact operator for specific details.

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