A hand-picked group of internationally recognised acoustic guitarists from across the globe join forces to weave memorable musical magic. Winner of the international 2016 Guitar Masters fingerstyle competition – one of the largest and most prestigious guitar competitions in the world – East Frisian guitarist Soenke Meinen embarks on his first Australian tour as […]
Qantas Founders Museum Media Release 16 NOVEMBER 2017 NEW INTERACTIVE TABLE DISPLAY UNVEILS THE LIVES OF EARLY QANTAS STAFF Today, on Qantas’ 97th birthday, Qantas Founders Museum launched the new Interactive Table Display “Qantas: Born of Australia’s ANZAC Spirit” adding another chapter to the many stories of the history of […]
All are invited to attend a FREE morning tea at Qantas Founders Museum to celebrate the launch of the NEW Interactive Table Display “Qantas:Born of Australia’s ANZAC Spirit” and the 97th birthday of Qantas. In April 2017, The Trustee for the Qantas Foundation Memorial Trust, parent company to Qantas Founders Museum, received a grant for […]
Thursday 16 November 2017 will be the 15th anniversary of arrival of the Qantas Founders Museum’s Boeing 747– 200 VH-EBQ in Longreach. To remember this exciting event, Museum member and former Qantas Senior Production Engineer, Bob Sprague, shared this story of the lead up to arrival of the Boeing 747 in Longreach. “The reason for […]
This photographic exhibition features a unique series of photographs taken on Gallipoli by Charles Ryan while serving as a senior medical officer in the Australian Imperial Force in World War One. The exhibition was curated and made available in a digital format by the Australian War Memorial. Funding from the Queensland Anzac Centenary Grants program […]
Adventurer of the Year, Michael Smith discovered the delights and perils of true adventure in a solo circumnavigation in his tiny amphibious flying boat, Southern Sun, that retraced historical Qantas, Imperial and Pan Am airmail routes, in search of the glory days of 1930’s aviation. At a leisurely 80 knots, taking his time flying from […]
The ReD’oylet Exhibition artists Helen Morris, Robyn Adams and Margaret Stevenson will host a FREE community workshop for participants to learn about the creative process to reuse and redefine the domestic doily. Date: Saturday 14 October 2017 Where: Gallery 2, Qantas Founders Museum Time: 9.30am – 4.30pm Bookings essential as spaces are limited. […]
ReD’oylet is an art exhibition by western Queensland artists Helen Morris, Robyn Adams and Margaret Stevenson, who explore, extrapolate, reuse and redefine the domestic doily. Join us for a free morning tea to launch this unique exhibition.
ReD’oylet is an art exhibition by western Queensland artists Helen Morris, Robyn Adams and Margaret Stevenson, who explore, extrapolate, reuse and redefine the domestic doily. This exhibition is free to view.