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Monthly Lecture Series

NB: Owing to the COVID-19 crisis, the 2020 lecture series is suspended until further notice.

The Society offers a monthly program of historical lectures from February to November inclusive. The lectures are held on the third Monday of the month at the Society s rooms, 49 Lindsay St, Toowoomba, starting at 7.30pm, unless otherwise indicated. The lectures are open to non-members. Supper is served. Summaries of the lectures are published in the Society s monthly newsletter. The 2019 series is as follows:

Date Speakers



17 Feb                            Maurice French                                          William Porritt and Reliance Foundry
16 March Cancelled  
20 April Cancelled         
28 May (1.30pm)        Greg Hallam                         

Qld Railways in WWII (to be confirmed)

15 June (1.30pm) TBA  
20 July (1.30pm) TBA   
17 Aug (1.30pm)                                     TBA                                                               
14 Sep   (1.30pm)                    TBA                                      


19 October TBA  TBA

16 November                                      




1 Dec 2019

18 Jan 2021 (7.30pm)                                

Christmas Lunch





The Society offers an occasional series of photographic exhibitions.
The 2018 exhibition has yet to be arranged.

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Tombstone Tours

Regrettably, the Society has discontinued offering of regular Tombstone Tours in April and September each yea

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Other Events


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Carnival of Flowers Week

The Society conducts a stall in the grounds of its premises on the edge of Queen s Park Gardens during Carnival week  September 2018. Refreshments are available to all members of the public. Tour parties are welcome.

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