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

Pine Rivers Heritage Museum — 01 July 2017 – 31 December 2017

Thursday 13 April - Sunday 23 July

Exhibition: Lay of the Land
Whiteside Free
The North and South Pine Rivers have flowed through the Moreton Bay landscape and shaped the lives of many generations. From Indigenous stories to contemporary tales, Lay of the Land will reveal this region’s cultural heritage as documented in early written records, and showcased through objects and images from our collection.

Friday 14 April - Friday 14 July

Self-paced activity: Farm in a box
Whiteside Free
Connect to nature through this fun hands-on activity, which includes basic tools and technologies, block farm set, and farm animal educational sheets.

Thursday 6 July

Workshop: Wooden Toolbox
10.00am - 12.00noon Whiteside
Brush up on your carpentry skills by creating a tool box to store your tools.

Friday 7 July

Workshop: Wooden Toolbox
10.00am - 12.00noon Whiteside
Brush up on your carpentry skills by creating a tool box to store your tools.

Wednesday 12 July

Heritage Talk: Pine Rivers District through Time
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside
Kay Nardella - Museum of Lands, Mapping and Surveying. Over the last 170 years, exploration and surveying has played a crucial role in the development of Queensland by laying the important foundations which exist today.

Friday 28 July - Sunday 24 September

Exhibition: Indigenous Australians at War - From the Boer War to the present
8.00am - 9.00am Whiteside Free
This award-winning travelling exhibition from the Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, celebrates the courage, tenacity and resourcefulness of Indigenous Australians in the armed forces, from the Boer War to the present.

Wednesday 9 August

Heritage talk: Serving Country – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander diggers
10.00am - 11.00am Whiteside Free
In this talk, Gregory Cope will discuss the significant service records of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders held at the National Archives of Australia.

Friday 29 September - Sunday 19 November

Exhibition: Signs of the Times
Whiteside Free
We are surrounded by signs and symbols. Over time, symbols have gone in and out of fashion. Some have endured, others faded away, and new symbols have emerged.

Friday 24 November - Thursday 1 February

Exhibition: Oh the fun we had
Whiteside Free
During the late 1800s and early 1900s, life could be tough. People faced many challenges building homes, working the land and raising families in early townships.

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