Deadly Threads celebration

Free performances and activities


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What's on

Big Voices

Free exhibition 12 September 2020- 5 July 2021 Philip Bacon Heritage Gallery, level 4 #slqBigVoices

House Histories webinar

Mon 17 May · 11am–12pm
Learn more about architectural styles of Queensland homes.

Indigenous languages panel

Tomorrow · 5–6pm
Join us for an online panel discussion celebrating the survival and revival of Queensland’s first languages.

State Library blog

Jackie McLaughlin, 97 years old, is one of thousands of immigrant women who came to…

The end of World War Two was officially ushered in on August 15, 1945, when…

The end of World War Two, for Queenslanders and Australia at large, came officially with…

With the passing of the 75th Anniversary of Victory in the Pacific, State Library has…

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The Deadly Threads showcase opened to the public on Saturday 27 March 2021 and kuril…

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