Current programme

 

The Society meets in the Hanly Room of the Francis Rush Centre beside the Cathedral, with meetings generally held at 5:30pm on the first Thursday of April, June, August, October and December. 

Our 2022 schedule is as follows. 

Date Time Venue Topic Presenter
3 March 5.00pm Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre

Annual General Meeting followed by

The Ministry of Fr Fulgentius Hodebourg on the Darling Downs in the 1860s

 

Gabrielle Saide

21 April

5.30pm Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre

“Bishop Quinn’s Immigration Scheme; The Mulcahy and Lehane Families”

Dr Rosemary Kennedy

2 June

5.30pm Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre
“Early Letter Books of the Diocese / Archdiocese held in the Brisbane Church Archives”
Rev Dr Chris Hanlon
4 August 5.30pm Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre
“A History of Catholic Education in the Bundaberg Parish”
Ms Cathryn King

POSTPONED

  Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre
“A History of the Catholic Church in Emerald”
Mrs Marie Reid
8 December 5.10pm

St Stephens Chapel

then

Hanly Room, Francis Rush Centre

Mass for deceased members of the Society followed by:

“Towards a History of the Diocese of Rockhampton – an Oral History Journey”

 

Dr Maree Ganley

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