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Quambi House Museum
Queanbeyan Visitor Information Centre
Queenscliff Historical Museum Inc.
Queenscliff Visitor Information Centre
Queensland Dairy Heritage Museum
Queensland Maritime Museum
Queensland Museum, South Bank
Queensland Police Museum
Queensland Prison and Penal Historical Association
Quilpie Museum and Visitor Centre
Quirindi & District Historical Society Inc
Quirindi Rural Heritage Village Inc.
Quirindi Visitor Information Centre


Queensland Prison and Penal Historical Association
Information: The Queensland Prison and Penal Historical Association Inc. is a non-profit historical association formed in Brisbane, Australia by a group of accredited and fully experienced tour guides with Moreton Bay Environmental Education Unit and Queensland National Parks and Wildlife; to research and promote Queensland's rich Prison and Penal History. Members include individuals from all walks of life, all dedicated to preserving Australian history and making it freely available to the public at large.

The Association’s website includes information on St. Helena Island such as:

*A Timeline
*Escaping from St. Helena Island
*School presentations which include: St. Helena Island Penal Establishment 1867 – 1932; Queensland Bushrangers; Peel Island Leper Colony; Fort Lytton; The Brisbane River story; and American Civil War

In addition, Qppha is involved in providing tours of the island and museum, provides souvenirs to visitors to the Island, and to tourists, which include historical booklets, period prisoner bags, Penal Island land sales and other items and cooperates with other such organizations and groups throughout the Australian State of Queensland.

Membership is open to all individuals.


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