Topics: heritage

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Research the history of your house

Council's research guide gives you 10 methods you can use to research the history of your home.

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Heritage Register

The Heritage overlay in Brisbane City Plan 2014 is a mapped representation of all Brisbane heritage sites listed on the Queensland Heritage Register and Brisbane's Heritage Register.

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Heritage places

Council’s heritage listing process aims to identify and protect places of cultural heritage significance in Brisbane. There are over 2000 listed places on Brisbane's Heritage Register Database. 

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Heritage Incentives Scheme

Council introduced the Heritage Incentives Scheme in 2005 to foster an appreciation of Brisbane’s heritage. It offers professional advice and financial assistance in the form of grants to owners of heritage-listed places. 

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The painting process

This online fact sheet provides owners and carers of heritage places with information about the painting process to repaint a heritage place.

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Matching carpentry and joinery features

This online fact sheet includes information on typical carpentry and joinery features in traditional Queenslanders from late 19th Century to the interwar years of the 20th Century.

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Importance of maintenance

This online fact sheet includes guidelines to help owners establish a routine maintenance program for the continuous protective care of the fabric, contents and settings of a heritage place.

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Identifying garden styles

This online fact sheet provides guidelines for typical garden styles for heritage properties in suburban Brisbane.

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Heritage questions and answers

Use this online fact sheet to read frequently asked questions and answers about Brisbane's Heritage Register.

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Glossary of terms for paints and finishes

This online fact sheet includes a glossary to explain the terms used for paints, coatings and decorative finishes on heritage places.

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