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Visit to the Museum of Lands, Mapping and Surveying

  • 10 Mar 2020
  • 9:45 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Ground Level, 317 Edward Street, Brisbane, 4000
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Map Group Event

Details:
In 1982 the Surveyor General of Queensland initiated the setting up of the Surveying and Mapping Museum. The Museum has expanded to take in land  administration to become the Museum of Lands, Mapping and Surveying and is a sub-branch of the Queensland Museum. The visit will be hosted by the Curator, Kaye Nardella who will present the various historical treasures in this newly refurbished Museum in Edward Street, City. The display includes surveying and mapping instruments, artefacts, journals, historic maps and aerial photography. The Museum is the custodian of the impressive bust of the RGSQ foundation president, Augustus Charles Gregory.

When and where:
Location: Ground Level, 317 Edward Street, Brisbane, 4000.  You may know this address as the CITEC Building.

Start Date & Time: 10 March 2020 9:45 AM
End Date & Time:  10 March 2020 11:30 AM

Event Requirements:
Members and Non Members are required to register on the RGSQ website before Thursday 5 March 2020.  A list of registrants will be compiled so that we can expedite the security process to enter the building. Please carry some photo identification (Drivers Licence) on the day of the visit and meet at the address which is near the corner of Wickham Terrace and Edward Street at the Wickham Street carpark.

Costs:  Members $5:00; Non Members $10:00

Limit:  25

Coordinator:  Len Lowry





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