Brisbane Golf Club House

Stage Number: MBSH.05.01.01

Group: Western

Local Study Area: Chelmer-Graceville-Sherwood

Epoch: Late 19th Century

Street Address: 115 Honour Ave. Chelmer

Latitude & Longitude: -27.51204167,152.97212222

Time Link: 1897

Map Link: 1904

Image Time Point: 1904

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Built 1897. In 1896, 11 City businessmen lobbied the colonial governor for a golf course. Brisbane Golf Club opened its Chelmer range on 12 December 1896 and this Club House was completed in the following year. Women were admitted as ‘associate members’ in 1898. In 1902, the Club bought 100 acres to relocate to Yerongpilly. This first Club House was sold as a private residence located at the corner of Hurlton St.


Brisbane Golf Club, The Brisbane Golf Club since 1896,

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QSA. QSA Series ID 2043 City of Brisbane and Suburbs Maps – A1A Series. 4 chains to the inch. Brisbane and suburbs. Sheet 1. 4 chains to the inch. Brisbane, Survey Office.. 634532