Lutwyche Cemetery Tours 2018

The Chermside & District Historical Society will be conducting tours of Lutwyche Cemetery on the second Saturday of following months:

June 9 - Bald Hills Graves
July 14 - Far from Home
August 11 - To be announced
September 8 - To be announced

TOURS START at 9 am and last approximately 2 hours. We assemble inside the second gate on Kitchener Road.

PLEASE BRING a hat, water and strong walking shoes. Some parts of the cemetery can be rather rough.

DONATIONS of a gold coin would be appreciated as we would like to cover the $280 cost of our Public Liability Insurance policy.


Archivist: Beverley 3350 2874
Secretary: Patrick 0415 301 761



At the request of the CDHS Inc, the Brisbane City Council has placed a plaque on the mass grave of 90 little children.

We hope to arrange a dedication at a date to be announced.


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Local History Books for Sale

History of Chermside and District $25
History of Chermside State School $25
Marching to the Trains $25

For more information on the details of each book and payment on line click on Publications on the left

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This website is a two way street:
We freely offer you the information on our website.

We would like you to give us information in return which we can add to our archives and so make more information available.

This benefits all of us.

Opening Hours
Monthly Meeting:
1st Sunday of each month 2 pm (except January)

Other Opening Hours
1st Saturday of each month except January 2 - 4pm.

Other times can be arranged by contacting Pat 3260 7384 or Bev 3350 2874

Gambling Community Benefit Fund gave us the grant for the website

Community Benefit Fund
The Queensland Gambling Community Benefit Fund provided $27,219 to the Chermside & Districts Historical Society Inc to build this web site. Click on the logo to see the Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation's information on grants by various bodies. 

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