Museum Newsletters

Published 4 times a year, the Gold Coast Hinterland Heritage Museum newsletter is a great place to keep up to date with the goings on at the museum.


July 2018


Opening Springbrook Road 1926

In Memory of “I” Company /2nd Battalion / 1st Moreton Regiment.

Mudgeeraba Show 2018

Read all this here



April 2018

Opening Nerang railway

Gilston School festivities

Read our April newsletter here

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February  2018

Where is this? Have you seen it? Find out how it got that name. 

Australia Day images, Floods of 1954 and lots more! 

Read our February Newsletter here

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 October 2017

Thank You to Ros Bates

A big thank you to Ros for supplying this shelter for us.

Seniors Day was awesome - look at all these photos. Read about Hardy's buckboard

See what's in this newsletter

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July 2017


have  a look at Mudgeeraba Show in 2017  and read about it in 1953 and 1930.

Read July 2017 Newsletter here

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April 2017

Find out  all about the township of Austinville




Read the April newsletter here

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February  2017

Australia Day was a fantastic day see some photos here

Read February newsletter here


Dec 2017

Once again another year has flown by. I hope everyone has a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. Congratulations to everyone for a very successful 2017. I would like to thank all our volunteers who have assisted us throughout
the year. As mentioned in the secretary’s report at our AGM from 25 volunteers we worked a minimum of 2500 volunteer hours.  
Once again I hope you have a wonderful Christmas and we will see you all at our
Australia Day celebrations on 26th January 2018.

Read our Dec 2017 Newsletter

Launch of  From Cables to Commemoration . The Gold Coast on the Home Front 1914-1918

Launch of From Cables to Commemoration. The Gold Coast on the Home Front 1914-1918

December 2016

his display will be at the museum from Australia Day!

Come and see this wonderful display and find out about the coast's history on the home front during World War 1

Read our December 2016 Newsletter

November 2016

ave you heard of Shamies or Krets Soft drinks - read their history here in this newsletter.

Workers from Daniels Sawmill Canungra

Read our November 2016 Newsletter

Seniors Week 2016

Seniors Week 2016

October 2016

Read about our Senior's Week event- see Antique Auto Club Cars

Mt Warning Historic Car Club visit

Furphys Water Cart history

Read our October 2016 Newsletter

Mudgeeraba Show 2016

Mudgeeraba Show 2016

August 2016

Do you know what a Merrimac Bunyip or a British Standard Whitworth is ? I didn't either, to find out have a look at the August 2016 Newsletter. And See photos of our great stall at the Mudgeeraba Show. 

Read our August 2016 Newsletter

May 2016

Part of the display at the Pop up Museum at Mudgeeraba Street party features in this newsletter.

Read our May 2016 Newsletter

Pop-Up Museum at Mudgeeraba Street Party

Pop-Up Museum at Mudgeeraba Street Party


February 2016

Christmas party photos .

Do you know the meaning of Numinbah or Natural Bridge? Find out more in this newsletter.

Read our February 2016 Newsletter