Talking History: June – November 2024

ASHG is excited to share its program of events for June - November. We're doing things a little differently in the second part of the year with a walk, events at two of our local libraries, the first Saturday afternoon Talking History events and a book launch. Watch...

Rise and Fall of Service Stations

The history of Service Stations along Ipswich Rd, Annerley.

The Yeronga Community Centre is officially launched!!

ASHG members proud to be at the official opening of Yeronga Community Centre.

Villa Street Reveal

A look at what’s been happening to date with the Villa Street Project.

Talking History – Dickebusch St, the street with no front doors

Kate Dyson lead us through the extraordinary stories of the residents of Dickebusch, in this street of WW1 War Service homes.

Annerley-Stephens History Group

A brief introduction to what ASHG does …

Ways to engage with the Annerley-Stephens History Group

There are many ways you can connect with ASGH …

Our Publications

ASHG actively publishes local history books about the areas covered by the former Stephens shires. Books are available for purchase. A reference set is available at ASHGs history room and at Annerley Library.

Coming up April-June 2024

Much is happening in the History Room: Talking History Events, Work on the Villa Street Project, and Drop in days.

Upcoming Events

Jun
19
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jun
21
Fri
10:00 am Talking History: Walk in the War... @ Villa
Talking History: Walk in the War... @ Villa
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Talking History: Walk in the Warm Zone; A Historical Literary Walk tracing the stories of the writer Jessica Anderson @ Villa
The walk is led by Pauline Peel with Jeanette Wiley and Wendie Hirsch. It is an easy walk of about 1.5 kms. The award-winning writer Jessica Anderson lived at 56 Villa Street as a child[...]
Jun
22
Sat
10:00 am Talking History: Walk in the War... @ Villa
Talking History: Walk in the War... @ Villa
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Talking History: Walk in the Warm Zone; A Historical Literary Walk tracing the stories of the writer Jessica Anderson @ Villa
The walk is led by Pauline Peel with Jeanette Wiley and Wendie Hirsch. It is an easy walk of about 1.5 kms. The award-winning writer Jessica Anderson lived at 56 Villa Street as a child[...]
Jun
26
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jul
1
Mon
6:00 pm Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
 
Jul
3
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jul
10
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 10 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jul
17
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jul
24
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Jul
31
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Aug
5
Mon
6:00 pm Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Aug 5 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
 
Aug
7
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Aug 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Aug
10
Sat
10:30 am Talking History at Annerley Libr... @ Annerley Library
Talking History at Annerley Libr... @ Annerley Library
Aug 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Talking History at Annerley Library: Ekibin's Chinese Past, Presenter: Dr Janis Hanley @ Annerley Library
This talk highlights the area’s multicultural beginnings. It explores the extent of the Chinese market gardens from the late 1880s to post World War 11, who the gardeners were, and the impacts of the White[...]
Aug
14
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Aug
21
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Aug
28
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Aug 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Sep
2
Mon
6:00 pm Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Business meeting @ Yeronga Community Centre
Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
 
Sep
4
Wed
9:00 am Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Drop in day @ ASHG history room, Yeronga Community Centre
Sep 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm