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StateLibQld 1 107148 Boats on Breakfast Creek, 1936
StateLibQld 1 107412 View of Newstead House taken from the mouth of Breakfast Creek, ca. 1905

StateLibQld 1 107412 View of Newstead House taken from the mouth of Br...

View of Newstead House taken from the mouth of Breakfast Creek, ca. 1905 Looking towards the house, with a boat moored to a post by the banks of the Brisbane River, and factory buildings in the background.

StateLibQld 1 137642 Mowbray Park on the banks of the Brisbane River, ca. 1910

StateLibQld 1 137642 Mowbray Park on the banks of the Brisbane River, ...

Mowbray Park on the banks of the Brisbane River, ca. 1910 Day out on the water.

StateLibQld 1 160791 View of the 1893 Brisbane flood from Albert Street to the Botanic Gardens

StateLibQld 1 160791 View of the 1893 Brisbane flood from Albert Stree...

View of the 1893 Brisbane flood from Albert Street to the Botanic Gardens.. View of the 1893 Brisbane floods from Albert Street to the Botanic Gardens. A boy is standing up to his knees in water in the left for... More

StateLibQld 1 175495 Unidentified boat at Moreton Bay, ca. 1900

StateLibQld 1 175495 Unidentified boat at Moreton Bay, ca. 1900

Unidentified boat at Moreton Bay, ca. 1900 Unidentified boat, possibly a tug boat, billowing large clouds of black smoke or steam out of its two funnels while sailing in Moreton Bay around 1900.

StateLibQld 1 186951 Boat in Moggill Creek, Kenmore, Brisbane, Queensland. ca. 1917

StateLibQld 1 186951 Boat in Moggill Creek, Kenmore, Brisbane, Queensl...

Boat in Moggill Creek, Kenmore, Brisbane, Queensland. ca. 1917 Boat journey in Moggill Creek, Kenmore, 1917. The rowing boat has a large covering for shade erected to shield passengers from the weather.

StateLibQld 1 187327 Flooding of Rouse's Oyster Dock on Cabbage Tree Creek, Shorncliffe, 1924

StateLibQld 1 187327 Flooding of Rouse's Oyster Dock on Cabbage Tree C...

Flooding of Rouse's Oyster Dock on Cabbage Tree Creek, Shorncliffe, 1924.

StateLibQld 1 192563 View of the Brisbane River from Mimosa, Hawthorne, ca. 1913

StateLibQld 1 192563 View of the Brisbane River from Mimosa, Hawthorne...

View of the Brisbane River from Mimosa, Hawthorne, ca. 1913 Pavillion and jetty at the bottom of the garden at Mimosa, the Gordon Street home, adjacent to the Brisbane River, of photographer Mr J. W. Fegan. The... More

StateLibQld 1 196171 R.A.A.F. rescue launch at Breakfast Creek, Brisbane, during World War II

StateLibQld 1 196171 R.A.A.F. rescue launch at Breakfast Creek, Brisba...

R.A.A.F. rescue launch at Breakfast Creek, Brisbane, during World War II. R.A.A.F. rescue launch 'first of its kind built in the State'. Breakfast Creek yard. [Description supplied with photograph] The image is... More

StateLibQld 1 206217 Boats on the river at Milton Reach, ca. 1912

StateLibQld 1 206217 Boats on the river at Milton Reach, ca. 1912

Boats on the river at Milton Reach, ca. 1912

StateLibQld 1 235442 View of the Neame residence from the Herbert River, Ingham, ca. 1881

StateLibQld 1 235442 View of the Neame residence from the Herbert Rive...

View of the Neame residence from the Herbert River, Ingham, ca. 1881 Frank Neame was the owner of the Macnade Sugar Plantation at the time of this photograph. This property was the homestead on the plantation. ... More

StateLibQld 1 241830 Sketch of Gracemere Station near Rockhampton

StateLibQld 1 241830 Sketch of Gracemere Station near Rockhampton

Sketch of Gracemere Station near Rockhampton

StateLibQld 1 254759 Going ashore at Cairncross Island

StateLibQld 1 254759 Going ashore at Cairncross Island

Going ashore at Cairncross Island Women are being carried to the shore on the backs of the men as the small boat reaches the outer rocks offshore. The larger vessel can be seen in the background.

StateLibQld 1 258161 Crowds line the Townsville wharf at holiday time, Townsville, ca. 1900

StateLibQld 1 258161 Crowds line the Townsville wharf at holiday time,...

Crowds line the Townsville wharf at holiday time, Townsville, ca. 1900.

StateLibQld 1 270245 Daradgee Railway Bridge, 1924

StateLibQld 1 270245 Daradgee Railway Bridge, 1924

Daradgee Railway Bridge, 1924 Daradgee Bridge, spanning the North Johnstone River, four miles north of Innisfail, North Queensland. The last span of the north coast line bridge is being put into place. The main... More

StateLibQld 1 290527 Banora Point, Tweed Heads, ca. 1930

StateLibQld 1 290527 Banora Point, Tweed Heads, ca. 1930

Banora Point, Tweed Heads, ca. 1930 This area later became the site of a bridge (Description supplied with photograph).

StateLibQld 1 298587 Boats moored at Boyds Bay Wharf, ca. 1915
StateLibQld 1 395013 Car on a barge crossing Tully River, 1922
StateLibQld 1 395125 Lily Lagoon, a backwater of Tully River, ca. 1910

StateLibQld 1 395125 Lily Lagoon, a backwater of Tully River, ca. 1910

Lily Lagoon, a backwater of Tully River, ca. 1910 An Aboriginal boy is rowing a boat in a lagoon.

StateLibQld 1 54472 Gresham Hotel during the 1893 flood

StateLibQld 1 54472 Gresham Hotel during the 1893 flood

Gresham Hotel during the 1893 flood. The Gresham Hotel was erected in 1889-90 at the corner of Adealide and Creek Streets. J. Hingeston Buckeridge was the architect and Henry Holmes was the builder. The hotel w... More

StateLibQld 1 75579 Eagle Street wharves, Brisbane, Queensland, ca.1935

StateLibQld 1 75579 Eagle Street wharves, Brisbane, Queensland, ca.193...

Eagle Street wharves, Brisbane, Queensland, ca.1935 Tugboats and steam boats docked at the Eagle Street wharves on the Brisbane River, Brisbane. The wharves and buildings are of timber construction.

StateLibQld 1 84640 Group of men standing on the flooded railway bridge over the Burdekin River, 1917

StateLibQld 1 84640 Group of men standing on the flooded railway bridg...

Group of men standing on the flooded railway bridge over the Burdekin River, 1917. A group of sombre looking men, some barefooted and wearing long rain coats, are standing on the railway bridge over the flooded... More

StateLibQld 1 87984 Bowen Rifle Club picnic at the head of Magazine Creek, 1918

StateLibQld 1 87984 Bowen Rifle Club picnic at the head of Magazine Cr...

Bowen Rifle Club picnic at the head of Magazine Creek, 1918

StateLibQld 2 150539 Shark caught on a Queensland fishing trip, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 2 150539 Shark caught on a Queensland fishing trip, ca. 19...

Shark caught on a Queensland fishing trip, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 2 164075 Family boat ride on the Nerang River, Queensland, 1923

StateLibQld 2 164075 Family boat ride on the Nerang River, Queensland,...

Family boat ride on the Nerang River, Queensland, 1923 Family group dressed in bathing costumes and casual attire on a wooden fishing boat in the Nerang River.

StateLibQld 2 234822 Rowers competing at the Toowong Regatta, Brisbane, 1889

StateLibQld 2 234822 Rowers competing at the Toowong Regatta, Brisbane...

Rowers competing at the Toowong Regatta, Brisbane, 1889 Many rowing shells can be seen with groups of four competitors racing. There are others with three people in the shells and several row boats of different... More

StateLibQld 2 237041 On the Burnett River at Bundaberg, ca. 1910

StateLibQld 2 237041 On the Burnett River at Bundaberg, ca. 1910

On the Burnett River at Bundaberg, ca. 1910. To the right of the photograph is the Milliquin Refinery (sugar).Part of a collection of postcards prepared for the Franco-British Exhibition of 1908. Notes on the r... More

StateLibQld 2 75849 View of Wynnum foreshore as seen from the pier, ca. 1915

StateLibQld 2 75849 View of Wynnum foreshore as seen from the pier, ca...

View of Wynnum foreshore as seen from the pier, ca. 1915. Small boats lay at anchor in the foreground. Several large buildings can be seen on the foreshore. The original view was sent as a postcard and signed Mother.

Sunday afternoon fashion parade. "Basket of passengers". SS "Cavanba" - Coffs Harbour, NSW, 1908 (6503233447)

Sunday afternoon fashion parade. "Basket of passengers". SS "Cavanba" ...

A similar image in our collection has the following inscription on the back: "To Mumsie, this is the way they land and embark passengers at the Jetty. The boat is moored by anchors about 10 or 12ft away from th... More

The "Java", a warship of the Dutch East Indies, berthing with the Sydney Harbour Bridge as a background, ca. 1930 - Ted Hood (9830308545)

The "Java", a warship of the Dutch East Indies, berthing with the Sydn...

Format: Photograph Find more detailed information about this photograph: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=44109 Search for more great images in the State Library's collections: acms.sl.nsw... More

Fort Hill, Darwin, Northern Territory, photograph by H. Basedow
StateLibQld 1 102770 At the swimming hole on the Burdekin River. ca. 1913

StateLibQld 1 102770 At the swimming hole on the Burdekin River. ca. 1...

At the swimming hole on the Burdekin River. ca. 1913. Enjoying a swim in the Burdekin River near Charters Towers. (Description supplied with photograph.).

StateLibQld 1 103702 Norman Creek, ca. 1939
StateLibQld 1 105332 Drew's boat building sheds on Cabbage Tree Creek, Shorncliffe, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 1 105332 Drew's boat building sheds on Cabbage Tree Creek,...

Drew's boat building sheds on Cabbage Tree Creek, Shorncliffe, ca. 1920 The boat under construction on the left is Roberta, built by Albert (Skipper) Drew. The yacht moored at the end of the jetty is Mona. The ... More

StateLibQld 1 108824 Group of fishermen displaying their catch on board their boat, Moreton Bay, 1908

StateLibQld 1 108824 Group of fishermen displaying their catch on boar...

Group of fishermen displaying their catch on board their boat, Moreton Bay, 1908

StateLibQld 1 109124 Flood waters seen from the corner of Adelaide and Creek Streets, Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 109124 Flood waters seen from the corner of Adelaide and...

Flood waters seen from the corner of Adelaide and Creek Streets, Brisbane, 1893. Street scene during 1893 flood in Brisbane. The view is looking down Creek Street toward the Brisbane River. The Gresham Hotel st... More

StateLibQld 1 109984 Scene at the corner of Albert Street and Elizabeth Street during the 1893 flood

StateLibQld 1 109984 Scene at the corner of Albert Street and Elizabet...

Scene at the corner of Albert Street and Elizabeth Street during the 1893 flood. Men in the water, in boats and on the balcony of a building in Albert Street during the 1893 flood. The Royal Exchange Hotel is o... More

StateLibQld 1 111032 Gramzow Mill at Logan

StateLibQld 1 111032 Gramzow Mill at Logan

Gramzow Mill at Logan Gramzow Mill photographed from the Logan River at Carbrook. (Description supplied with photograph).

StateLibQld 1 113096 River boats on the Maroochy River, Yandina, ca.1920

StateLibQld 1 113096 River boats on the Maroochy River, Yandina, ca.19...

River boats on the Maroochy River, Yandina, ca.1920 Coulson's River Boats at the jetty on the Maroochy River. The river boats were operated by Lionel and Hazel Coulsen who sold to Ralph Duffield and Merv Gilby ... More

StateLibQld 1 113964 Crowd gathered on the wharf to see the large swordfish being weighed, ca. 1947

StateLibQld 1 113964 Crowd gathered on the wharf to see the large swor...

Crowd gathered on the wharf to see the large swordfish being weighed, ca. 1947 Weighing Station No. 2 at the Queensland Game Fishing Association jetty.

StateLibQld 1 115300 Boat approaching the wharf on Proserpine River, Queensland, ca. 1899

StateLibQld 1 115300 Boat approaching the wharf on Proserpine River, Q...

Boat approaching the wharf on Proserpine River, Queensland, ca. 1899 A number of people waiting on the wharf at Proserpine,around 1899. A boat is approaching the wharf on Proserpine River.

StateLibQld 1 115920 West End Brewery during the 1890 flood
StateLibQld 1 116868 Floods in Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, 1893

StateLibQld 1 116868 Floods in Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, 1893

Floods in Melbourne Street, South Brisbane, 1893. Flood waters in Melbourne Street, with the Post & Telegraph Office and Pigott & Company buildings visible. People in small wooden boats are rowing in the waters.

StateLibQld 1 117520 Ships docked at Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, ca.1903

StateLibQld 1 117520 Ships docked at Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, ca.1903

Ships docked at Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, ca.1903 Jetties, boatsheds and suburban houses are also visible.

StateLibQld 1 117920 Troops landing at Suvla Bay, Turkey, 25 April 1915

StateLibQld 1 117920 Troops landing at Suvla Bay, Turkey, 25 April 191...

Troops landing at Suvla Bay, Turkey, 25 April 1915

StateLibQld 1 121228 View of the Cairns waterfront near the outdoor swimming baths, 1932

StateLibQld 1 121228 View of the Cairns waterfront near the outdoor sw...

View of the Cairns waterfront near the outdoor swimming baths, 1932 A scene on the waterfront, the swimming baths are in the background.

StateLibQld 1 127899 Loading bananas on to boats on the Johnstone River, Queensland, 1922

StateLibQld 1 127899 Loading bananas on to boats on the Johnstone Rive...

Loading bananas on to boats on the Johnstone River, Queensland, 1922 Loading bananas on to small boats bound for the Sydney market, on the Johnstone River near Innisfail (formerly known as Geraldton), Queenslan... More

StateLibQld 1 129759 Sitting on the back of a boat holding up a large fish,Woongoolbah, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 1 129759 Sitting on the back of a boat holding up a large ...

Sitting on the back of a boat holding up a large fish,Woongoolbah, ca. 1920 Fisherman and a young child are sitting on the back of a boat . The fisherman is holding a large fish, possibly a cod. They are fishin... More

StateLibQld 1 130251 Group of fishermen with their boat, Sandy Straits, 1922

StateLibQld 1 130251 Group of fishermen with their boat, Sandy Straits...

Group of fishermen with their boat, Sandy Straits, 1922 The three men were on a fishing and shooting trip. One man is displaying a crab and the man in the middle has a rifle.

StateLibQld 1 131095 Group of men pictured with the fishing boat Alice, Mary River, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 1 131095 Group of men pictured with the fishing boat Alice...

Group of men pictured with the fishing boat Alice, Mary River, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 1 132332 Bridge construction on the Logan River, 1930

StateLibQld 1 132332 Bridge construction on the Logan River, 1930

Bridge construction on the Logan River, 1930 Cars crossing Logan River on the old ferry next to the foundations rising for the new bridge.

StateLibQld 1 132448 Motor bus crosses the Logan River, 1930

StateLibQld 1 132448 Motor bus crosses the Logan River, 1930

Motor bus crosses the Logan River, 1930. Busy spot on the Logan River. A crowded bus crosses the river via the ferry 1930. (The ferry location was possibly near where the M1 crosses the Logan River, but this ne... More

StateLibQld 1 132536 Swimmers enjoying the Brisbane River at Indooroopilly, 1930

StateLibQld 1 132536 Swimmers enjoying the Brisbane River at Indooroop...

Swimmers enjoying the Brisbane River at Indooroopilly, 1930 The car ferry crosses the Brisbane River at Indooroopilly while young people play on the beach or swim.

StateLibQld 1 137654 Sailing regatta at Hamilton Reach on the Brisbane River, ca. 1913

StateLibQld 1 137654 Sailing regatta at Hamilton Reach on the Brisbane...

Sailing regatta at Hamilton Reach on the Brisbane River, ca. 1913 Spectators on boats watching the sailing regatta.

StateLibQld 1 137755 Brisbane floods, 1893

StateLibQld 1 137755 Brisbane floods, 1893

Brisbane floods, 1893. Many different forms of transport were used to move around during the 1893 floods. This photograph was taken at the intersection of Edward and Mary Streets, looking towards the Botanic Ga... More

StateLibQld 1 138840 Looking towards the bridge over Wynnum Creek, ca. 1927

StateLibQld 1 138840 Looking towards the bridge over Wynnum Creek, ca....

Looking towards the bridge over Wynnum Creek, ca. 1927 View as seen from the decks of boats on the creek.

StateLibQld 1 145471 Ships Cape Leeuwin and Pelican in the South Brisbane dry dock, 1951

StateLibQld 1 145471 Ships Cape Leeuwin and Pelican in the South Brisb...

Ships Cape Leeuwin and Pelican in the South Brisbane dry dock, 1951

StateLibQld 1 145931 Enjoying a day at the beach, Wellington Point, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 1 145931 Enjoying a day at the beach, Wellington Point, ca...

Enjoying a day at the beach, Wellington Point, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 1 148475 Flood debris entangled on the railway bridge over the Burdekin River, 1940

StateLibQld 1 148475 Flood debris entangled on the railway bridge over...

Flood debris entangled on the railway bridge over the Burdekin River, 1940 Flood debris, including large tree stumps and branches, is entangled on the railway bridge over the flooded Burdekin River. A few men i... More

StateLibQld 1 149139 Boats and bathers mingle in the water at Wellington Point, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 1 149139 Boats and bathers mingle in the water at Wellingt...

Boats and bathers mingle in the water at Wellington Point, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 1 15502 Pleasure boats on the river near Mount Morgan, Queensland, ca. 1888

StateLibQld 1 15502 Pleasure boats on the river near Mount Morgan, Que...

Pleasure boats on the river near Mount Morgan, Queensland, ca. 1888

StateLibQld 1 157589 Landing at Bulwer, Moreton Island, Queensland, 1906

StateLibQld 1 157589 Landing at Bulwer, Moreton Island, Queensland, 19...

Landing at Bulwer, Moreton Island, Queensland, 1906 Landing at Bulwer at low tide on a calm day: No. 3: the last passengers. (Description supplied with photograph). Men and boys helping women disembark from a b... More

StateLibQld 1 159663 Woody Point shoreline, ca. 1876

StateLibQld 1 159663 Woody Point shoreline, ca. 1876

Woody Point shoreline, ca. 1876 Woody Point is on the southern tip of Redcliffe Peninsula, on the shores of Bramble Bay. In 1799, Matthew Flinders landed on the peninsula and named the location Red Cliff Point ... More

StateLibQld 1 164879 Day trippers on the boat Alert, enjoying a cruise on the Brisbane River, 1928

StateLibQld 1 164879 Day trippers on the boat Alert, enjoying a cruise...

Day trippers on the boat Alert, enjoying a cruise on the Brisbane River, 1928 The Alert is pictured at Milton Reach and is loaded with well dressed people enjoying the river cruise. The shoreline shows the glas... More

StateLibQld 1 178391 Boating the mail during flood time across Cooper Creek, 1930

StateLibQld 1 178391 Boating the mail during flood time across Cooper ...

Boating the mail during flood time across Cooper Creek, 1930.

StateLibQld 1 184715 Shafston Reach on the Brisbane River, downstream from the city

StateLibQld 1 184715 Shafston Reach on the Brisbane River, downstream ...

Shafston Reach on the Brisbane River, downstream from the city Custom House is on the Town Reach next to Circular Quay in Brisbane.

StateLibQld 1 191995 Family fun day at Colleges Crossing, Brisbane River, Ipswich district, ca. 1915

StateLibQld 1 191995 Family fun day at Colleges Crossing, Brisbane Riv...

Family fun day at Colleges Crossing, Brisbane River, Ipswich district, ca. 1915 Members of the Viertel family are enjoying themselves on the riverbank and in the water. A very overcrowded boat is on the water a... More

StateLibQld 1 198031 Peace Carnival Regatta on the Brisbane River, 1919

StateLibQld 1 198031 Peace Carnival Regatta on the Brisbane River, 191...

Peace Carnival Regatta on the Brisbane River, 1919 View of the South Brisbane Reach, showing rowing boats competing in races. The Domain is on the left and South Brisbane on the right. The regatta was held on 1... More

StateLibQld 1 198203 Travelling sugar mill, Walrus, on the Albert River, ca. 1870

StateLibQld 1 198203 Travelling sugar mill, Walrus, on the Albert Rive...

Travelling sugar mill, Walrus, on the Albert River, ca. 1870 The Walrus was built at Cleveland by Taylor Winship and originally operated as a schooner. In 1869, it was taken over by the Pioneer Floating Sugar C... More

StateLibQld 1 199535 Island Launch leaving Town Landing, Townsville, Queensland, ca. 1936

StateLibQld 1 199535 Island Launch leaving Town Landing, Townsville, Q...

Island Launch leaving Town Landing, Townsville, Queensland, ca. 1936. View of the harbour at Townsville, with Castle Hill looming large in the background. A number of boats are coming and going in the harbour, ... More

StateLibQld 1 211780 Early photograph of the Brisbane River, ca. 1890

StateLibQld 1 211780 Early photograph of the Brisbane River, ca. 1890

Early photograph of the Brisbane River, ca. 1890

StateLibQld 1 233403 Indooroopilly Railway Bridge approaching the southern bank of the Brisbane River, 1895

StateLibQld 1 233403 Indooroopilly Railway Bridge approaching the sout...

Indooroopilly Railway Bridge approaching the southern bank of the Brisbane River, 1895 The second Indooroopilly Railway Bridge was opened on August 17, 1895. It replaced the Albert Railway Bridge which was wash... More

StateLibQld 1 233447 View of the Brisbane River under the Indooroopilly Bridge, May 1894

StateLibQld 1 233447 View of the Brisbane River under the Indooroopill...

View of the Brisbane River under the Indooroopilly Bridge, May 1894. All that remains of the first Albert Railway Bridge at Indooroopilly, which was washed away in the 1893 flood.

StateLibQld 1 235133 Passenger steamship docked at the Dunwich Jetty, North Stradbroke Island, ca. 1890

StateLibQld 1 235133 Passenger steamship docked at the Dunwich Jetty, ...

Passenger steamship docked at the Dunwich Jetty, North Stradbroke Island, ca. 1890

StateLibQld 1 235366 Men boating on the Herbert River, Ingham, ca. 1881

StateLibQld 1 235366 Men boating on the Herbert River, Ingham, ca. 188...

Men boating on the Herbert River, Ingham, ca. 1881

StateLibQld 1 237389 Floodwaters surround the West End Brewery, West End, Brisbane, ca. 1890

StateLibQld 1 237389 Floodwaters surround the West End Brewery, West E...

Floodwaters surround the West End Brewery, West End, Brisbane, ca. 1890. Young children float by in tubs while men row their dinghies. A lone gas light stands in the middle of the water where the street should ... More

StateLibQld 1 239464 Going down the rapids in the upper reaches of the Brisbane River

StateLibQld 1 239464 Going down the rapids in the upper reaches of the...

Going down the rapids in the upper reaches of the Brisbane River J. Trackson and Col.? Allan managing their boat in fast flowing water. Water was flowing at 15 m.p.h. and the are steering their boat over some r... More

StateLibQld 1 241485 Boats plying up and down Albert Street in the City of Brisbane, during the 1893 floods

StateLibQld 1 241485 Boats plying up and down Albert Street in the Cit...

Boats plying up and down Albert Street in the City of Brisbane, during the 1893 floods. Businesses and buildings with flood waters lapping into the premises. Men in boats are rowing people around the city.

StateLibQld 1 241489 Eagle Street, Brisbane inundated with flood waters, 1893

StateLibQld 1 241489 Eagle Street, Brisbane inundated with flood water...

Eagle Street, Brisbane inundated with flood waters, 1893. Two wooden boats plying across Eagle Steet. Water seems to be over a metre deep along some sections. A crowd of onlookers are gathering for the photograph.

StateLibQld 1 241510 Boats plying in and out of the debris left by the 1893 floods

StateLibQld 1 241510 Boats plying in and out of the debris left by the...

Boats plying in and out of the debris left by the 1893 floods. Pettigrew's sawmills were situated on the corner of William and Margaret Streets, Brisbane. The photograph shows the depth of the floodwater and th... More

StateLibQld 1 241514 Collapse of the Indooroopilly Railway Bridge after the 1893 flood

StateLibQld 1 241514 Collapse of the Indooroopilly Railway Bridge afte...

Collapse of the Indooroopilly Railway Bridge after the 1893 flood. Indooroopilly is situated 5 miles from Brisbane. The Brisbane River rose 50 feet above its normal level. ( Description supplied with photograph.).

StateLibQld 1 251056 Looking from the Brisbane River towards a view of the Story Bridge whilst under construction, Brisbane, ca. 1936

StateLibQld 1 251056 Looking from the Brisbane River towards a view of...

Looking from the Brisbane River towards a view of the Story Bridge whilst under construction, Brisbane, ca. 1936 Story Bridge under construction with the small ship Coopa tied up at the dock in the foreground.

StateLibQld 1 252476 Cemetery Road, Toowong, underwater during the floods, 1890

StateLibQld 1 252476 Cemetery Road, Toowong, underwater during the flo...

Cemetery Road, Toowong, underwater during the floods, 1890. A small rowing boat is pictured, rowing down where Cemetery Road should be, towards the Regatta Hotel in the background. The floodwaters cover most of... More

StateLibQld 1 252532 Floodwaters in Montague Road, South Brisbane, 1890

StateLibQld 1 252532 Floodwaters in Montague Road, South Brisbane, 189...

Floodwaters in Montague Road, South Brisbane, 1890.

StateLibQld 1 252592 Rescue boat in floodwaters at Toowong, Brisbane, 1890

StateLibQld 1 252592 Rescue boat in floodwaters at Toowong, Brisbane, ...

Rescue boat in floodwaters at Toowong, Brisbane, 1890.

StateLibQld 1 254698 Eagle Street near the Brisbane River, flooded during the 1893 flood

StateLibQld 1 254698 Eagle Street near the Brisbane River, flooded dur...

Eagle Street near the Brisbane River, flooded during the 1893 flood. Signs on buildings read, Wool, Hides and Sheepskins and the building in the centre of the photograph is the Australasian United Steamship Company?.

StateLibQld 1 254710 Looking across the Brisbane River to South Brisbane during the 1893 floods

StateLibQld 1 254710 Looking across the Brisbane River to South Brisba...

Looking across the Brisbane River to South Brisbane during the 1893 floods. Destruction caused by the floodwaters. Pettigrew's Sawmill can be seen in this picture.

StateLibQld 1 254718 Old racecourse at New Farm inundated by the 1893 flood

StateLibQld 1 254718 Old racecourse at New Farm inundated by the 1893 ...

Old racecourse at New Farm inundated by the 1893 flood.

StateLibQld 1 257660 Schooner on the river with sails down and signal flags flying

StateLibQld 1 257660 Schooner on the river with sails down and signal ...

Schooner on the river with sails down and signal flags flying Inscription under photograph reads: 'Labour schooners in the Brisbane river just in from the Islnds with their cargoes of Islanders for the sugar pl... More

StateLibQld 1 270113 Banana trading on the Johnstone River, Queensland

StateLibQld 1 270113 Banana trading on the Johnstone River, Queensland

Banana trading on the Johnstone River, Queensland Several small boats are moored beside the larger ship Barratta, unloading their produce.

StateLibQld 1 270133 Wyreema (Ship)

StateLibQld 1 270133 Wyreema (Ship)

Wyreema (Ship) S.S. Wyreema arriving at Cairns, Queensland. Image produced by Crown Studios Sydney.

StateLibQld 1 292911 Tweed River, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 1 292911 Tweed River, ca. 1920

Tweed River, ca. 1920 View of Tweed Heads from the river where a few boats are anchored and there's the mountain in the background.

StateLibQld 1 294635 Boyd's Bay, Tweed Heads, ca. 1932

StateLibQld 1 294635 Boyd's Bay, Tweed Heads, ca. 1932

Boyd's Bay, Tweed Heads, ca. 1932 Caption under photograph: Boyd's Bay, Tweed Heads. C. H. O'Connor. Tweed Heads No.1. Photographic studio: Rose Stereograph Co., Armadale, Victoria.

StateLibQld 1 295619 Boat docking at a jetty on Tweed River, 1905

StateLibQld 1 295619 Boat docking at a jetty on Tweed River, 1905

Boat docking at a jetty on Tweed River, 1905

StateLibQld 1 295903 Sailing regatta on the Brisbane River, ca. 1913

StateLibQld 1 295903 Sailing regatta on the Brisbane River, ca. 1913

Sailing regatta on the Brisbane River, ca. 1913.

StateLibQld 1 298423 Beachfront at Tweed Heads, ca. 1908
StateLibQld 1 298479 View of Tweed Heads with jetty and boat in the foreground, ca. 1905

StateLibQld 1 298479 View of Tweed Heads with jetty and boat in the fo...

View of Tweed Heads with jetty and boat in the foreground, ca. 1905

StateLibQld 1 298571 Loading a boiler on Tweed Heads wharves, ca. 1903

StateLibQld 1 298571 Loading a boiler on Tweed Heads wharves, ca. 1903

Loading a boiler on Tweed Heads wharves, ca. 1903 Wollumbin loading the boiler from Orara, which was wrecked at Point Danger in 1899. (Description supplied with photograph).

StateLibQld 1 298603 Boat with passengers on the Tweed River, ca. 1920

StateLibQld 1 298603 Boat with passengers on the Tweed River, ca. 1920

Boat with passengers on the Tweed River, ca. 1920