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Gale, Ron. (2003). People Swimming near Sea Birds on Michaelmas Cay, Part of the Great Barrier Reef, 1987, Collection reference: 7435 Ron and Ngaire Gale Collection.

Queensland stories

Uncover known and unknown stories from across the State and through time.

On 6 June 1859, Queen Victoria signed her approval that the colony of Queensland officially separate from New South Wales. This year, Queensland celebrates its 160th anniversary on Thursday 6 June. At State Library we're creating a digital time capsule of the memorable people, places and events of the state's…
Anthony Alder 1838  1915 Lincoln sheep Homeward Laddie 1895 Oil on canvas 109 x 135 cm John Oxley Library State Library of Queensland ACC 28082

19th century pastoral life on the Darling Downs comes alive in this intimate exhibition of treasures at SLQ.  Explore the prized possessions as well as photo albums, planting journals, and other re

Is technology changing the Queensland lifestyle?
How has the changing face of migration shaped Queensland? Does migration bring us closer together?
Session 4  Panel discussions included:
Scratch the surface of any topic and you will expose a wealth of information and ideas — sometimes more than you ever imagined.
Session 3 Speakers: