Substation No. 8 Impress Printmakers
Ended

Substation No. 8 Impress Printmakers

Date & time
Thu 8 Aug 2019 to Mon 9 Dec 2019
Add to Calendar 2019-08-08 10:00 2019-12-10 10:00 Australia/Brisbane Substation No. 8 Impress Printmakers Impress Printmakers Studio and Gallery is a community-based, open-access printmaking studio housed in the former Brisbane City Council Tramway Substation No. 8 in Kedron. The substation serviced Brisbane’s tramways between 1937 and 1969. Electric trams were the main way to traverse the city from 1897 to 1969. Now simply remembered as ‘the trams’, during their service they were known by more colourful names such as matchbox trams, jumping jacks, droppies, iron dukes and the phoenix trams. The phoenix trams were eight trams built from parts salvaged after a 1962 fire at the Paddington tram depot, in which 65 trams were destroyed. Daily: 10am-5pm, 10am-7pm Fridays Location: Adelaide Street Gallery Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane City
Similar events
Age

Open

Cost

Free

Impress Printmakers Studio and Gallery is a community-based, open-access printmaking studio housed in the former Brisbane City Council Tramway Substation No. 8 in Kedron. The substation serviced Brisbane’s tramways between 1937 and 1969.

Electric trams were the main way to traverse the city from 1897 to 1969. Now simply remembered as ‘the trams’, during their service they were known by more colourful names such as matchbox trams, jumping jacks, droppies, iron dukes and the phoenix trams. The phoenix trams were eight trams built from parts salvaged after a 1962 fire at the Paddington tram depot, in which 65 trams were destroyed.

Daily: 10am-5pm, 10am-7pm Fridays

Location: Adelaide Street Gallery

Bookings

No bookings required.

Venue

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane City

Suggested events

Wed 11 Dec 2019, 8:30am
Tai chi, or taijiquan in Chinese, an outstanding gem of traditional Chinese culture that is valuable in promoting health, developing combat and self-defence...

Fifty Plus Centre, Brisbane City

Wed 11 Dec 2019, 9:15am
Free
Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and mark making activities for young children...

West End Library, 178-180 Boundary Street, West End

Wed 11 Dec 2019, 9:15am
Free
Meet other parents and babies for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn songs and action rhymes to nurture your baby's pre-literacy,...

Carindale Library, Westfield Carindale, 1151 Creek Road (near Millennium Boulevard), Carindale

Wed 11 Dec 2019, 9:30am
Free
Meet other parents and toddlers for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn action rhymes and songs which will help your child’s pre-literacy,...

Bracken Ridge Library, 77 Bracken Street, Bracken Ridge