Captain Creek, 24 November 2020

Captain Creek was named after the Captain of a bullock team who got stuck in the creek many years ago. ‘The Creek’, as the locals known as Creekers, call the area, is a small friendly community 12km west of Agnes Water in Queensland. The Captain Creek Community Sport & Recreation Association or ‘The Club’, as the Creekers call it, is a well loved community hub  built in the early nineties and hosts…

Glen Aplin, 26 November 2020

The Glen Aplin Memorial Hall was erected in memory of those from the district who served in World War One and World War Two. Building materials were scarce but the Glen Aplin community volunteers worked with ingenuity and persistence to make bricks with sand from the nearby Severn River. In 1953 the Hall was opened…

Cooroy, 27 November 2020

The history of this hall dates back to the 1920’s. With a population growth in the district the community required a larger building for social events, they also wanted to honour the men who gave their lives during WW1 and a thank you for those who had returned. Another conflict had broken out and the…