Meeting Schedule


  1. Attend any ACWRTQ monthly meeting or public event attended by the ACWRTQ, complete a membership form and make your fee payment directly to the club treasurer. 2018 Fees: individual $20 p.a or family $30 p.a.

  2. Contact Jack Ford on 3266 3534 or and he will post you a membership form to complete. Then post this form plus a cheque/money order to: ACWRTQ treasurer, 7 Station Avenue, Northgate, Qld. 4013.


The American Civil War Round Table of Qld holds a meeting on the third Thursday of the month (except December) at the downstairs (Submariners Association (Qld) Room) of the Coorparoo RSL & Community Club located at 45 Holdsworth Street, Coorparoo 4151. Ph. 33979955.  Meetings commence at 7.30 PM with a guest speaker or other presentation and conclude at 9 PM.

 Coorparoo RSL pre-drinks, 207 Jerry Williams lecture


15 March 2018 Guest Speaker: Danny Allsopp “PATRICK CLEBURNE, Boy General of the Confederacy”

April: THE BUGLE No.71

19 April Guest Speaker:  Jack Ford “The naval battle of Memphis 6 June 1862”

6 May at the Nundah & Districts Historical Society’s ‘Sir William Knox Archives’, Nundah Library. Guest Speaker Jack Ford “The A.C.W.R.T.Q.  and the 24 American Civil War veteran’s graves located across Queensland”   

17 May Guest Speaker: John Duncan “My Journey through Civil War America”

June; THE BUGLE No.72

9-10 June "HISTORY ALIVE: a Journey through Time” at Fort Lytton National Park, Lytton: The A.C.W.R.T.Q. mounted a static display camp, in the usual site location. It had a , ‘Sutler’s Store’ to sell & giveaway club items to the public. We gave 2 public talks on American Civil War topics, each day 12-12.30 pm..

21June No guest speaker being the Annual General Meeting (A.G.M.) but a ‘Show & Tell’ session was held instead.

9 July Guest Speaker: Stephen Booker-Mclay “The 1863-65 Stoneman Cavalry Raids The Saltworks Campaign 1864: Salt, Sweat and Tears”

August: THE BUGLE No.73

16 August Guest Speaker: Bruce Dodd "American Civil War Mystery Quiz"

20 September Guest Speakers: Shane & Donna Eadie "old US company scrapbook found in Brisbane industrial bin"

18 October: Guest Speaker: Arthur Rentoul "Americans buried at Dunwich, Stradbroke Is."

27 October Southside History Network conference, Sunnybank Library

15 November no guest speaker as it was A.C.W.R.T.Q. Christmas Feast & Film Night screeneing "DRUMS OF THE DEEP SOUTH" (1951)

December: THE BUGLE double issue No.74

 Christmas BBQ 2007, Newstead Park


17 January Show & Tell/Auction: Guest Sheryl Backhouse donating 2 boxes of ACW books. Proceeds to our club

21 February Guest Speaker: Danny Allsopp "Two Remarkable Civil War Heroines"

THE BUGLE No. 75 due

21 March Guest Speaker: Jack Ford "Vicksburg Park 45 years ago"

31 March Membershio Fee due

18 April Guest Speake: John Duncan "All at Sea- sortie against Union naval blockade March 1862"

THE BUGLE No.76 due

16 May guest speaker

8-9 June display at "HISTORY ALIVE", Rocklea Showgrounds

20 June Annual General Meeting

THE BUGLE No.77 due

18 July guest speaker

15 August guest speaker

THE BUGLE No.78 due

19 September guest speaker

17 October guest speaker

THE BUGLE No.79 due

21 November no guest speaker instead Christmas feast & Civil War film night

December THE BUGLE No.80 due 

Other events to be announced


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