The Royal Historical Society of Queensland

Queensland's peak history body since 1913

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  • The Post Office in Queensland

    A Commissariat Store Museum Exhibition

    The postal system has always played an important part in everyone's life and this exhibition covers many areas that relate to the post office in Queensland.

    The exhibition comes to life through beautiful black and white photographs of past and present Post Offices, objects such as scales, medals, stamps, stationery, weights, coins, text, and every interesting posters from the past.

  • Aviation in Queensland

    A Commissariat Store Museum Exhibition

    Queensland has a proud aviation history.

    This exhibition brings this history to life with artifacts and stories from our aviation history, including a ticket from the first Qantas flight and the birth certificates of Bert Hinkler and Charles Kingsford Smith.

  • Italian Presence

    A Commissariat Store Exhibiton

    This exhibition is a celebration of the Italian Community in Queensland. It displays the rich history which Queensland has enjoyed since the Italian migration began in the late 19th century.

    This exhibition would not have been possible without the support of the Queensland Government's Multicultural Queensland Partnerships Program initiative.


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