Bofors Gun Restoration Project

As many of you know, in 2019 we purchased a tired and stripped Bofors Gun from the Australian Defence Forces, and it has been secured at our Museum We subsequently made a slab using money from another project and the gun is now mounted as shown in Photo 1, with the gun on its own

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2019 – 2020 AGM – Chairman’s Report

Firstly, I would like everyone to remember DONALD (DON), BARTON, one of our Patrons, who passed away on 19/10/2019. Could we have a minutes silence. 2020 has been a strange and draining year for all of us.  In this year the strain on some members to get through has been large and in some cases

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Past Members
Angie Neal

Ivan Noel Wall

Ivan Noel Wall – Past President and Life Member of the Troop Ivan was brought up in a rural environment in Northern N.S.W. and he had a great appreciation for country life.  Ivan’s grandfather was a teamster (or bullocky — which of course is an Australian English term for a person who “drives” a team

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Past Members
Angie Neal

Hughie Collins

Hugh Collins left school at a relatively young age and immediately gained employment as a “Telegram Boy”.  This position earned him the right to have a special “Telegram Boy’s Bicycle” and a smart uniform of which he was very proud.  He later worked for Telecom. In his late teens, Hugh was very keen on dancing

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Grants
Angie Neal

Thank You to Stockland for Supporting Caboolture Military Museum

The North Lakes Retirement Resort features a flourishing social calendar around the Clubhouse and Town Hall, onsite cafe, bar lounge, pool, gymnasium and more. Plus, this pet-friendly village offers stunning manicured gardens and walking paths, and it is pet-friendly. Stockland has many interests such as Retail Town Centres – 35 retail town centres with 1,025.813

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Angie Neal

The Troop and Museum Were an Integral Part of the Australia Day Celebrations at The Caboolture Historical Village

The Caboolture Historical Village celebrated Australia Day on 26th January 2020 and the Troop and Museum were an integral part of the programme. The Gates Open to Public at 9am, and Robert York and the Australian Great War Association Queensland troop displays began.   Mounted Trooper Jonathan Orr was present on Tom, and Steve Lane was

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Chairman’s Report 2018-2019

(for AGM 21 Sept 2019) Hello all, Welcome to the Annual General Meeting of the 11th Light Horse Caboolture Troop and Museum Association Inc. I offer this President’s report for inclusion in the minutes together with my apologies for my absence due to work. As you are aware my occupation as an Ambulance Officer has impacted on my

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Australia Day 2020

The Caboolture Historical Village will be hosting Australia Day celebration again in 2020. We will have the opportunity to participate in a Open Day display by putting on a display at the museum. We would encourage any member who has a re-enactors uniform to wear it. There will plenty on offer all attending including: Food,

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