If your school is planning an anniversary celebration in the near future:
Feedback from schools that have celebrated anniversaries suggests the importance of long-term planning to:
Brisbane History GroupServices for family historians (State Library of Queensland)Fryer Library, University of QueenslandGenealogical Society of Queensland
John Oxley Library (State Library of Queensland)
Queensland Family History Society Inc.
Queensland State Archives—Many of the nineteenth and twentieth century records of the Education Department are held at Queensland State Archives. They include a number of series useful for school histories. A guide on school records is available for browsing online.
Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority—Queensland educational records are held by various agencies. Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority (formerly known as Queensland Studies Authority) lists the organisations to contact to obtain replacement copies. For those records available from the Authority, there are instructions on how to apply for a certified copy and a link to the Request for Replacement form.
Reissue of education certificates and resultsRoyal Historical Society of Queensland
National Archives of AustraliaRegister of Australian Archives and Manuscripts
The HOPE Collection: History Of Primary Education in South AustraliaGovernment schools of New South Wales from 1848