Brisbane Burns: How the fires of 1864 shaped a city - Strathpine

Next date: Tuesday, 28 September 2021 | 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

Historic Brisbane

The impact of the Great Fires of Brisbane were chronicled in a range of sources.

Discover how historian Sharyn Merkley reconstructed the stories of early post-convict Brisbane families whose lives were touched by the fires, and see how delving into the history of the time can add context to your own family history.

Free. Bookings required*.

* Libraries are operating in line with Queensland's Covid Safe Future Roadmap, including adhering to social distancing requirements.


  • Tuesday, 28 September 2021 | 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Strathpine Library, 1 Station Street, Strathpine 4500  View map

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