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Indonesian students feel safer in Australia despite PM's call to go home
As countries around world face the COVID-19 pandemic, some Indonesian students said that they felt safer staying in Australia, despite Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison's statement that international students “make their way home”. On Friday, Morrison...

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History Alive: A Journey Through Time


History Alive: A Journey Through Time - Fort Lytton National Park
10 & 11 June, 2017 - Gates open at 9:30 am & close at 4:00 pm

Visitors to History Alive: A Journey Through Time can participate in Colonial Dance Workshops, Fort Lytton Guided Tours, Historical Discussions and Encampment Activities.

Enjoy Viking Cooking demonstrations, spectacular WWI battle re-enactments, the pageantry of the Medieval Tournament plus the unforgettable Fort Lytton Cannon Firings 3 times each day! Children haven’t been forgotten with daily Costume Competitions, Scavenger Hunt, Kid’s Historical Activity Corner & a wide variety of Encampment Activities and Games! Brisbane’s best kept secret, the iconic Fort Lytton National Park, is the perfect backdrop for such a unique event where more than 500 re-enactors and historians portray and display almost 10,000 years of history. Come and immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and aromas of times gone past at Brisbane’s most unique living history Event, History Alive: A Journey Through Time!

Gates open at 9:30 | Gates close at 4:00pm | Program goes off at 10am daily with a Bang!
Make sure you allow a little extra time if you want to see the 1st Cannon Firing of the day.
Catch a train to Wynnum North Station or Park nearby in our Visitor’s Car Park (TBA)
and enjoy the Free Shuttle Bus Service to Fort Lytton in Vintage Busses!
Save time & money by purchasing discounted Tickets online at www.historyalive.com.au

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