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Visit to North Stradbroke Island Historical Museum & lunch at the Island Fruit Barn

  • 7 May 2019
  • 8:40 AM - 3:30 PM
  • (Stradbroke Ferries), 12 Emmett Drive Cleveland & 15/17 Welsby St, Dunwich QLD 4183

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Costs for ferries and lunch are born by the attendee on the day. The Museum charge is $8.00 and includes morning tea, pay at museum.
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Aim of tour/ visit:

The museum has a range of permanent displays about the Quandamooka people, convict history, shipwrecks and maritime history, the story of sandmining on the Island, as well as lots of photos of the old fishing shacks, boats and buses that helped kick off the tourism industry on Straddie. As well as this they will provide us access to their small but interesting map collection. The visit includes morning tea.


Transport Note/Meeting Point:Members to meet at the Water Taxi Terminal (Stradbroke Ferries), 12 Emmett Drive Cleveland, QLD 4163 at 8.40am. Ferry departs at 8:55am. Visitors to purchase own ferry tickets.

Lunch:

Lunch will be at the Island Fruit Barn, a short walk from the museum.



Return to the Mainland:

Return water taxi to Cleveland. Members may choose to stay longer on Stradbroke Island and catch a later water taxi back to Cleveland. Water Taxis depart at 1:25pm, 2:25pm, 3:55pm, 4:55pm.


Information:

Bob Abnett  email: abnett@powerup.com.au  Telephone: (07) 3820-2621 0412-135-794


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