Q ANZAC 100: Memories for a New Generation

Regional events for the community

Get up close and personal with WWI treasures from State Library of Queensland’s collections.

During the commemorative period, regional communities throughout Queensland will have the opportunity to get up close and personal with WWI treasures from State Library's collections and our conservation experts will teach you how to care for your memorabilia. Please note: To be offered in selected locations.

How to care for your First World War memorabilia

In these workshops learn about the best ways to care for and preserve your First World War memorabilia such as letters, diaries, and photographs.

First World War treasures: white gloves events

Join us at these intimate, white gloves events for rare, hands-on viewing of some of Queensland’s most precious, original First World War materials from State Library’s collections.

Sunday 10 July, 2016: 2.00pm - 4.00pm Cooktown Library. Details

Tuesday 12 July, 2016: 2.00pm - 4.00pm Mareeba Library. Details

Wednesday 13 July 2016: 5.30pm - 7.30pm Australian Sugar Heritage Centre, Mourilyan. Details

Learning notes: First World War treasures: a white gloves experience


Anzac Day luncheon at the Roma RSL Hall, Queensland, 2014. Brian Rogers Anzac Day Photographs 2014. Image No: 29479-0001-0015