Zugubal Heathrow

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June 23, 2015   No Comments

WW2 Conservation Project Anti Aircraft Gun Pits

Gordon Grimwade supervising the Backhoe

Torres Shire Council Backhoe at work, Plotting room airvent in the foreground

Gordon explaining the conservation work to a group of our passengers

Ian covering over the concrete cancer in the plotting room

Sarsha, Vanessa and Glen have been clearing the top manually

John repairing Ammuntion Bays

September 20, 2014   No Comments

Freedom – Mau Power (featuring Archie Roach)

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June 29, 2014   No Comments

Island home – Mau Power

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March 20, 2014   No Comments

David Joseph’s family visit

Bryan Joseph with his daughters in our museum

Bryan Joseph (and his daughters) stayed with us on Horn Island to visit where his older brother David Joseph served in the 34th Heavy Anti-Aircraft Battalion.  David  paid the ultimate sacrifice with the loss of his life while serving on Horn Island.

September 27, 2013   No Comments

Alan Pelling

Alan Pelling with a photo of his father

August 14, 2013   No Comments

Governor General 2013

Warrant Officer Don Bowie with the Governor General

Governor General with Vanessa and Major Martin

Governor General Quentin Bryce visited the Joint Defence Facility of Thursday Island this afternoon.  Officer in Charge Major Martin invited me to take photographs commemorating her visit.

July 30, 2013   No Comments

Alexander Petrie’s Family visit

Vanessa with the Petrie Family

Mr & Mrs Petrie

The Petrie Family

Senator Nigel Scullion with Petrie

July 23, 2013   No Comments

Anzac Day Thursday Island 2013

Waru Salee dressed as Traditional Warrior at the Dawn Service on Green Hill

Andrew and Doug share a joke

Vanessa giving her speech at Anzac Park

past and present
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April 25, 2013   No Comments

Horn Island WW2 Conservation Project

Gordon outside 34HAA Command Post

Gordon above 34HAA Gun Pit 4

Gordon visiting Republic P-47 'Thunderbolt' crash site

Gordon visiting slit trench

March 8, 2013   No Comments