Current programme


The Society meets in the Hanly Room of the Francis Rush Centre beside the Cathedral at 5.00pm on the third Tuesday of February (AGM) and at 5.30pm on the first Tuesday of April, June, August, and December. 

Our 2021 programme of speakers is as follows:

Date Time Venue Topic Presenter
23 February 5.00pm Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre

Annual General Meeting followed by

The Potters of Longford and their contribution to the Queensland Church


Sr Anne Hetherington

6 April


5.30pm Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre The Catholic Church in the Stanley River Parish: 1840s to 2020 Mr Norman Lopez

1 June


5.30pm Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre Mt St Bernard’s College Herberton: 100 Years on the Tableland Mr Peter Webb
3 August 5.30pm This meeting will be held by Zoom from Dalby. (Link will be sent to all members & those who register)

The Gem of the West: The Story of Dalby Church

Mr Damian Morgan

8 October


5.30pm Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre Father Stephen McDonough Dr Chris Hanlon
7 December 5.10pm

St Stephens Chapel


Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre

Mass for deceased members of BCHS


The Other Father Hanley


Ms Judith Gardiner

Visitors are welcome to any of our meetings in the Hanly Room. (A gold coin donation is suggested for visitors.)       

Other events

Date Time Event Topic Co-ordinator
7 December 5:10pm  St Stephen’s Chapel


Mass for deceased Members