This collection presents highlights from Commonwealth Games held in Australia in 1938, 1962, 1982 and 2006.
Australian Diary 77: New Australians Live in Unusual Home is a short program from the Film Australia Library.
Finalists in Brisbane radio station 4KQ's annual Christmas lights competition are announced with a look at many of the impressive entries.
This 1994 documentary is about the original Indigenous custodians of the Brisbane area.
This clip shows historical photographs and drawings of Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples and townships are intercut with contemporary images of Brisbane.
This footage from 20 March 1938 is from the Maryborough Railway employees’ picnic held at Scarness, Queensland.
The Brisbane tramway network served the city between 1885 and 1969.
Over a montage of slum housing in the city of Brisbane, a voice-over talks of the plight of the poor and ‘indecently housed’.
This is a moving portrait of the charity work of the Brisbane City Mission for the poor at a time when many people struggled financially because of the Depression.
The first edition of The Courier-Mail newspaper was published on 28 August 1933 as a result of a merger between the Brisbane Courier and the Daily Mail.