Go 'Across the Coral Sea' at Nambour Library with Mal Meninga

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  • Location: Nambour, Nambour 4560 Queensland

Go 'Across the Coral Sea' at Nambour Library with Mal Meninga

An enlightening exhibition that focuses on our Coral Sea heritage and its legacies.

The State Library of Queensland's exciting and informative photographic exhibition : Across the Coral Sea: Australian South Sea Islanders in Queensland, has docked at Nambour Library.

Based on historical images from the State Library of Queensland's John Oxley Library, this exhibition portrays the way in which South Sea Islanders arrived, lived and worked in Queensland in the nineteenth century

This exhibition will be on display for FREE at Nambour Library (Cnr Currie and Bury Sts) from 14 March - 1 April.

To coincide with the multicultural day of celebration - "Harmony Day", Maroochy Libraries invites you to the opening of this exhibition on Monday 21 March from 10.00am, at the Nambour Library.

Come along and view this free exhibition, and enjoy guest speakers, entertainment and food. 

Featuring special guest speaker Mal Meninga AM, Patron of the Australian South Sea Islander Board of Advice and Rugby League Great. 

Please RSVP by to Debbie on 5475 7156.

This visit is part of a regional Queensland tour, and has been made possible through major sponsorship from the Queensland Community Foundation, with additional support from Multicultural Affairs Queensland, the Public Trust Office Queensland and the Queensland Library Foundation.

Maroochy Shire Council
ph: 07 5441 8473    fax: 07 5441 8201
website: www.maroochy.qld.gov.au


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