Early forms of training in Brisbane were very rudimentary… Come and hear more at our 23 June meeting. All are welcome!
26th May 2018
QUEENSLAND’S record of invention and innovation extends to the design and manufacture of familiar potions and extraordinary strategies to popularise them. Queenslanders were also ready adopters of similar remedies devised overseas and marketed through personal contact.
This talk examines the history of three Queensland remedies—two of which were marketed well beyond our shores—and looks […]
28 April 2018
While the George Symons’ family business manufactured uniforms for the Queensland Police, Railways, Ambulance, Fire Brigade and the RAAF, as well as lots of school wear, the name is most famously associated with men’s fashion
garments and suits.
George Symons himself will be the speaker at our April meeting.
Applying all of his charming raconteurial skills, […]