History

Sat 10 Apr 2021

Philip’s extraordinary life in pictures

Philip’s extraordinary life in pictures

Prince Philip began as more of a refugee than a royal – and went on to live an extraordinary life spanning almost 100 years.

Sun 28 Mar 2021

Historic day as nameplate unveiled on replica engine

Premium Content Historic day as nameplate unveiled on replica engine

The original Mary Ann nameplate, lost for 127 years, has now found its way home

Fri 19 Feb 2021

Experts find 2000-year-old ‘doodle’

Experts find 2000-year-old ‘doodle’

Archaeologists have just uncovered proof that some of us have found doodles of doodles humorous for a very, very long time.

Tue 2 Feb 2021

Historic Queensland estate sold for estimated $20m

Premium Content Historic Queensland estate sold for estimated $20m

One of Brisbane’s oldest homes has been sold and its new owner plans to restore the house and riverfront estate to its former glory.

‘Shocked’ Freemasons in battle to save historic home

Premium Content ‘Shocked’ Freemasons in battle to save historic home

A secret society is fighting to save its home of 130 years, saying the governing body in Brisbane listed a historic lodge for sale without consulting members.

Tue 19 Jan 2021

Shipwreck buried for decades exposed off Fraser Island

Premium Content Shipwreck buried for decades exposed off Fraser Island

It is believed to be about 30 years since the wreck was last visible

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