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What's on

Saturday openings
Behind-the-scenes tours
Events and seminars for 2016

Come discover a wealth of useful material to aid your research by attending our events, both online and at Runcorn.

Saturday openings

The Public Search Room is open on the second Saturday of every month from 9.00 am to 4.30 pm. View the Saturday opening dates for 2016.

Behind-the-scenes tours

Behind-the-scenes tours of the Archives' repositories are held monthly. For more information and booking details, visit the tours page.


Webinars are streamed through the Internet and allow participants to ask questions and interact with the presenter in real time. You may sign up as an individual to watch at home, or some local libraries and other groups are partnering with Queensland State Archives to facilitate group viewings.
For information on how to host a webinar, see our how to guide. We also have an online step-by-step guide to viewing our webinars. Contact us at for more information.
Past webinars are also available to view on our YouTube channel.

Events and seminars for 2016

For more information on events, please contact us on 07 3037 6674 or email


Brisbane Open House

​Date: ​Saturday 8 October 2016
​Time: 9.00 am - 4.30 pm
Location: ​ Queensland State Archives
On Saturday 8 October we will be throwing open our doors for Brisbane Open House.  We look forward to showing off our wonderful building, its unique design features, and some of the things we do, especially to those who may not have visited us before.  Bookings for tours are essential and and can be made via the Brisbane Open House Tour Booking page. Pre-bookings open on Wednesday 21 September at 10am.
Real Estate records (webinar)
​Date: ​Thursday 13 October 2016  

​Time: 10.00 am - 11.00 am
Location: online
This webinar is an introductory guide to how QSA's real-estate records can help your research. Your house can be new or old, not at all fancy or ‘an old gem of a place’. Unlock the history of your home which can also reveal information about family and local history.
This session will be broadcast online as a webinar.
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Last updated 22 September 2016

 Upcoming events

June 23 QSA Tour
​July 26 QSA Tour

October 8 

Brisbane open House

October 13

Real estate (webinar)
Seminar for teachers tour of Queensland State Archives, July 2011