History Archive

Commemorate the centenary of the Armistice: Remembrance Day Sunday November 11 2018 The Rainbow Beach RSL Sub Branch
Historic Cooloola – The old Tin Can Bay School: Annette Bailey The name Tin Can Bay conjures up many visions, but
Why is August 18 recognised as Vietnam Veteran’s Day?: The Vietnam War was a long and bloody war, running from 1962
A little bit of history repeating – Cherry Venture exposed: Last month, rusty remnants of the shipwrecked Cherry Venture began to appear
Historic Cooloola – The fire of 1984: Ian Ross With cool, dry air and an increase in southerly and
Historic Cooloola: Squatters of Cooloola: Squatters? Are they a thing of the past? During the recent Easter
Visiting Rainbow Beach in the 1930s: Many locals are crying out for a jetty in Tin Can Bay,
Later land sales in Rainbow Beach: Ian Ross In a recent article, I told the story of the
Natone: from a ship to a shore thing: For the good ship Natone, a colourful history which included fishing, Antarctic
Rainbow Beach’s first land sale: by Ian Ross You may remember Ian Ross’s photos and stories of