The steamier side of life

Written by Kerrie Alexander Imagine joining parallel 19th Century, where steam-power, pseudo-science, and mega engineering shaped the future. It’s a place where cunning rules and style is everything. It’s STEAMfesta! In 2019, event organisers looked at Maryborough’s Historic precinct with fresh eyes, discovering the perfect place to host STEAMfesta was at Queens Park. There are…

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History bound for future generations

Written by Kerrie Alexander NEVER seen before images of the Fraser Coast region have been preserved for future generationsthanks to a local historian and several Fraser Coast museums. John Andersen – a historian, a Hervey Bay Historical Village and Museum volunteer and pioneering Hervey Bay resident – was the driving force behind producing the first…

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