Brisbane Floods

Join Queensland historian Helen Gregory for an intriguing conversation about floods in Brisbane and learn more about why history matters.  Hear about the frequency of floods, the warnings, heroes, scandals, generosity, despair, hope and renewal.  How have the significant floods of 1893 and 1974 been remembered and what has been forgotten? What legacy will 2011 leave?

Part of the Out of the Port lecture series.

Presented in partnership with the Department of Environment and Resource Management Heritage branch.


When               Sat 19 Feb, 2011. 2pm
Where              slq Auditorium 1, level 2
Duration: 1:23:11 mins

Contact State Library Queensland for more information regarding Brisbane Floods.