Welcome to the Moggill Historical Society

Enjoy your trip through time as you sample stories about the Moggill District.

The Society was formed in 2013 to research, preserve and promote the history and heritage of the Moggill district including the Brisbane suburbs of Moggill, Bellbowrie, Anstead, Pullenvale and Pinjarra Hills.

Shield Coal Mine (SLQ neg 69071)
Methodist Church 1928 (courtesy of Bill & Connie Sugars)
Sugars Grave (courtesy of Sugars family)
Starmount O'Brien (SLQ Image 32157-0001-0001)
Westaway Farm 1995 (courtesy of Mark Todd)

What we do


We research, write, present, maintain and organise historical interest.


Learn more about society activities and how to join.

Local History

Moggill's history ranges from farming to quarrying, floods and more.


Learn how we may help you trace your local ancestors.


The Society has published a number of books.

Upcoming Events

Free Film Night

When: 19th April 2023
Location: Bellbowrie Tavern
Time: 7:30pm (dinner at own cost from 6pm)
RSVP: 10th April 2023 via email to club secretary