Photo Gallery

c 1902

It would appear the sandy beach at the point was a very popular spot. (Photo courtesy QMM, M Hill, Researching boats and names)

c 1942

An aerial view showing the Slit Trenches at the point . There was a water cooled machine gun based at this site, the personnel were billeted under the nearest house in the photo.

c 1902

Amazing how close the boats could come to the point. Does anyone recognize the yachts. (Photo courtesy QMM research from M Hill Collection).

1943

Bulimba Point proposed building (Courtesy https://www.ozatwar.com, P Dunn).

1936

What the point was like just before the war. (QImagery photo).

1946

The point just after WWII. (Courtesy BCC PDOnline).

1949

The Point did not change much around this time. It is interesting that the warehouses were built around the homes. ( Photo Courtesy Q Imagery).

1951

Another Aerial showing some changes in the area. ( Photo courtesy BCC Archives Moorooka)

1961

A photo from Newstead showing the Brisbane 16 foot Skiff Club and of course the Point (Found on Facebook Old Brisbane Jane Shea Edited BDHS)

1963

Bulimba Point awaiting the arrival of the Royal Yacht Britannia. The Point had all of the mangroves trimmed for the occasion. (Source Unknown from Facebook edited by BDHS).

c1960

Bulimba Point with the converted wartime buildings being used by the PMG as workshops. (Photo from Facebook New Farm History R Tonges)

1971

An aerial view showing some more changes to the point. No golf club clubhouse but the greens can be seen. The Golf Club (Gabba Gentlemen s Club) was formed in the early 1960s. (Photo courtesy NAA from Facebook Brenda Kostner Old Brisbane)

1960s

Who remembers the Roll on Roll Off Wharf, and look at the Point. (A postcard from Facebook Old Brisbane posted by Greg Manson)

1971

The point and a lot more. (Photo from Facebook Old Brisbane NAA B Koster)

1974

Bulimba Point during the 1974 flood. The sun is out so this would have been just after the peak. (QImagery Photo)

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