The Ration Shed Museum

Ration Shed Museum Closed 13–17 August

The Stronger Smarter Leadership Institute has booked the entire Ration Shed Museum for the week of 13–17 August 2018.  As result,
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Ration Shed Museum Closed 13–17 August

ANZAC Day launch of the ‘The Dilly Bag’ app for the ‘Boys from Barambah’ exhibition

This Anzac Day saw the launch of the Ration Shed’s latest innovation—an interactive iPad app called ‘The Dilly Bag’, developed
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ANZAC Day launch of the ‘The Dilly Bag’ app for the ‘Boys from Barambah’ exhibition

‘Me, Myselfie and I’ Workshops

During the school holidays in April one of Cherbourg’s local artists, James Hopkins, ran a series of Me, Myselfie and
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‘Me, Myselfie and I’ Workshops

10th Anniversary of the Apology

On the 13th of February the Cherbourg community came together to mark 10th anniversary of the Apology at the Ration
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10th Anniversary of the Apology

Closed over Christmas and New Year

The Committee, Volunteers and Staff  from the Ration Shed Museum would like to take this opportunity to thank the many organisations
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Closed over Christmas and New Year

A heartwarming meeting!

The Ration Shed President, Aunty Sandra Morgan, had a surprise visit today. More than 50 years ago Sandra worked as
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A heartwarming meeting!

Ration Shed AGM – 6 December 2017

The Ration Shed Museum Management Committee and Staff invite you to join us for our ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
 Wednesday 6 December 2017 at the Ration Shed Museum Members
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Ration Shed AGM – 6 December 2017

Renovating the Buildings in the Ration Shed Museum Precinct!

The Cherbourg Historical Precinct recently received a grant from the Queensland Government’s ‘Building our Regions’ program for the revitalisation of
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Renovating the Buildings in the Ration Shed Museum Precinct!

75th Anniversary of the Evacuation of Torres Strait Islanders to Cherbourg

On the 14th of September a potent ceremony was held at the Ration Shed Museum to acknowledge the 75th anniversary
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75th Anniversary of the Evacuation of Torres Strait Islanders to Cherbourg

ReFire Project

At the launch of the Barambah Pottery exhibition: Barambah <> Cherbourg <> Art <> Craft at kuril dhagun (State Library of Queensland) in December 2016 Aunty
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ReFire Project

Visit the Cherbourg Memory Project

Our Cherbourg Memory web app allows you to browse our archive of photos and videos as well as discovering aboriginal history in South East Qld with our Decade by Decade and Theme timeline apps. » View now

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