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Pine Rivers Heritage Museum is proud to present a host of workshops to suit everyone.

Pine Rivers Heritage Museum — 01 June 2018 – 30 November 2018

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Friday 1 June - Sunday 26 August

Exhibition: Showtime!
10.00am - 4.00pm Whiteside Free
Loved by generations, local shows continue to be a highlight of the annual calendar. Showtime! takes a look at the essence of this eternal crowd pleaser.

Self-paced activities: Sideshow alley - Bean bag toss!
10.00am - 3.00pm Whiteside Free
The bean bag toss game is all about concentration, good aim, and lots of enthusiasm!

Self-paced activities: Sideshow alley - Bobs Jaffa roll!
10.00am - 3.00pm Whiteside Free
To win at Jaffa roll bobs you must roll your Jaffa (provided) through the archway - the highest point wins!

Self-paced activities: Sideshow alley - Puppet Show!
10.00am - 3.00pm Whiteside Free
Come and enjoy this great opportunity for imaginative play using an array of puppets at our puppet show, or make your own!

Sideshow Alley Children’s program - July school holidays
10.00am - 3.00pm Whiteside Free
This special series takes in all the fun of the sideshow alley experience, with something for all the family.

Wednesday 13 June

Heritage Talk: Lost Brisbane - A story without an ending
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
In 2013, the Royal Historical Society of Queensland was asked to compile a book of photographs and historical text, of places in Brisbane and surrounding areas which had disappeared or had been materially altered.


Friday 6 July

Workshop: Super Magic Show - with Mr Magic!
10.00am - 12.00noon Whiteside
Is your child interested in the tricks of the magic trade? Then this is the workshop you should book!

Wednesday 11 July

Heritage Talk: A Fishy Look at Bribie Island
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
Bribie Island has a long and diverse history of fishing, both recreational and commercial, which involved many early pioneer families and businesses.

Wednesday 8 August

Heritage Talks: Behind the plate-glass shopfront - working in Brisbane’s late-19th century drapery stores
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
This talk will examine the history of the drapery trade in Brisbane.

Wednesday 12 September

Heritage Talk: The evolution of Boggo Road Prison
10.00am - 11.30am Whiteside Free
This entertaining presentation is from Steven Gage, President of the Boggo Road Gaol Historical Society, supported by Mick Kindness.

Wednesday 10 October

Heritage Talks: Myths, memories and obsessions - writing about mountains in South East Queensland
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
In this presentation, author Michael Meadows will draw from the processes of researching, writing and publishing his book The Living Rock.

Wednesday 14 November

Heritage Talk: Making History – An innovative interpretation in Queensland National Parks
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
In this talk Daley Donnelley will discuss the innovative approaches Queensland National Parks has taken to keep history alive.

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