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Email the secretary, Bobby Vollmer, MoggillHistorySecretary@GMail.com

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The Moggill Historical Society was formed in 2013 to research, preserve and promote the history and heritage of the Moggill district including, but not restricted to, the Brisbane suburbs of Moggill, Bellbowrie, Anstead, Pullenvale and Pinjarra Hills.

Photo Galleries

  • Cars outside Church
    Cars at the Methodist Church, preparing to leave for a Picnic.
    Photo supplied by Bill Sugars.
  • Quarry In Flood
    Moggill Quarry during a Flood.
    Photo supplied by Bill Sugars.
  • Some of the men of the Moggill Quarry
    Some of the men of the Moggill Quarry.
    Photo supplied by Bill Sugars.
  • Tennis Court on O'Brien Rd
    Tennis Court on O'Brien Rd near Lancing St Corner, later to become the Moggill Pony Club grounds. Photo curtesy of Marie Boyle
  • Pullen Ck 1962
    House on Moggill Rd, Near Pullen Ck.
    Built in the 1930s and sold by Evaline Sugars in 1961 for 3750 pounds.   The house still exists today. Bellbowrie Community Church is now located at the stand of trees at the centre left of photo.   Photo by Arnold Todd.
  • Ferry 1961
    Moggill Ferry 1961. Photo by Arnold Todd
  • Burst Water Main
    Burst Water mains on Moggill Rd, near Mt Crosby Road, 1963.
    Photo by Arnold Todd
  • 1964 Aerial photo of Redbank and Moggill Pocket
    1964 Aerial photo of Redbank and Moggill Pocket including the former Riverside Coal mine off Moggill Road
    Photo provided by Alison Bailey
  • 1964 Aerial photo of Redbank with Moggill in the distance
    1964 Aerial photo of Redbank with Moggill in the distance over the river.
    Photo provided by Alison Bailey
  • Mt Elphinstone View to South West - 1969
    View from Mount Elphinstone to the East in 1969. Pineapple Farm on Pullenvale Rd and Grandview Road corner is visable on the Right. Photo by Roger Todd
  • Mt Elphinstone View to East - 1969
    View from Mount Elphinstone to the East in 1969. Moon's Lane is visable in the picture centre. Photo by Roger Todd
  • Mt Elphinstone View - 1969
    Another view from Mount Elphinstone 1969. Photo by Roger Todd
  • Moggill Pony Club Trek departure to Woodford - 1969
    Moggill Pony Club Trek to Woodford leaving in 1969. Houses further up O'Brien Rd can be seen in the background. Photo by Roger Todd
  • Moggill Pony Club Trek departure to Woodford, Boyle's house in the background- 1969
    Moggill Pony Club Trek to Woodford preparing to leave in 1969. Houses on O'Brien Rd can be seen in the background. Photo by Roger Todd
  • Pullen Pullen Ck Bridge 1983
    Moggill Rd Bridge over Pullen Pullen Creek 1983, prior to raising and widening.
    Photo by Arnold Todd
  • New Moggill Rd Bridge over Pullen Pullen Creek Around 1983
    New, higher, Pullen Pullen Creek Bridge under construction 1983.
    Photo by Arnold Todd
  • Kangaroo Gully Rd, 1985
    Kangaroo Gully Rd June 1985, looking from Moggill Rd end.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • Hawkesbury Rd South 1985
    Hawkesbury Rd, looking south towards Sugars Rd (McCarthys Hill), June 1985.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • Hawkesbury Rd North 1985
    Hawksbury Rd, Northbound towards Essendon Rd, June 1985.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • No.1 Church Rd 1989
    No.1 Church Rd, 1989 (Church Road has since been relocated Northwards. This road reserve was renamed Christchurch St at that time but is now Grange Place and Nook Place)
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • From Wattlebrush Close towards Kangaroo Gully Rd
    View of devolopment from Wattlebrush Close towards Kangaroo Gully Rd and the new Church Rd, 1989.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • From Wattlebrush Close towards Redgum Close
    View from Wattlebrush Close towards Kangaroo Gully Rd and Montanus Drive intersection, 1989.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • From Wattlebrush Close towards the School
    View from Wattlebrush Close towards Moggill School 1989.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • 67 Witty Rd Pineapple farm around 1995
    Part of the Westaway Pineapple farm at 67 Witty Rd around 1995. Photo taken from near what is now the South West corner of Paperbark Circuit, facing East. The house was relocated to Sugars Road after 2003.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • Westaway Farm, Mercury St to Witty Rd 2003
    Part of the Westaway Pineapple farm seen from 'Mercury St' across to Witty Road. Photo taken in 2003, just prior to development, a Notice of Development Application sign can just be seen on the fence. Development of the Harris pineapple farm on the other side of Witty Rd has already begun. the Harris' farmhouse and shed still remain, seen just below Mount Elphinstone in the picture, but a small sales office can also be seen on Witty Rd to the right.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • Westaway Farm, Mercury St to Priors Pocket Rd 2003
    Part of the Westaway Pineapple farm seen from 'Mercury St' towards Priors Pocket Road in 2003.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • Westaway Farmhouse 3525 Moggill Rd, from Mercury St 2003
    Westaway Pineapple farm main farmhouse at 3525 Moggill Road, seen from 'Mercury St' in 2003
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • Westaway Farmhouse 3525 Moggill Rd 2003
    Westaway Pineapple farm main farmhouse at 3525 Moggill Road in 2003. The house was later relocated to Witty Road, near Hawkesbury Road.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • Westaway Farmhouse 3525 Moggill Rd from South, 2003
    Westaway Pineapple farm house at 3525 Moggill Road in 2003, seen from the south.
    Photo by Mark Todd
  • Moggill Rd Approaching Hawkesbury Rd Turnoff
    Moggill Road and the house that was on the corner of Hawkesbury Road (1990s?). Photos were taken to show the difference made when a tree that was cut down
    Photos provided by Alison Bailey

Other Galleries

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