Discover Gladstone’s past

Picture: Goondoon Street, Gladstone, 1904. Unsealed road with shops and a clock tower visible. Pic from Wiki held by John Oxley Library, State Library of QLD.

The State Library of Queensland is offering seven fellowships, totalling $100,000, to assist researchers unlock and explore our state’s rich history.

Glenn Butcher MP, the Member for Gladstone, is encouraging Queensland researchers to apply. Mr Butcher said “There is no end to the stories to be told about Queensland’s heritage, culture, places and experiences, and through this initiative, these untold stories will be revealed.”

The State Library is hosting Information Night on the Thursday 3 March. Applications close March 31. Visit slq.qld.gov.au  for more info.