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Royal Mail Hotel, Tewantin, ca 1930sDebutante Ball,  Masonic Lodge, Tewantin, ca 1950sBoating Party, Noosa Heads, early 20th centuryCherry Venture, Teewah Beach, ca 1990Martin's Tewantin Hotel and Tewantin Hall, TewantinTewantin viewed from the Noosa RiverChildren in Hawaiian dress-ups, Noosa Heads,  1963-64Hastings Street, Noosa HeadsHorse and buggies at Cooroy Train Station, CooroyTait's Royal Mail Hotel buggy, TewantinLaguna House, Noosa Heads


Welcome to Heritage Noosa, an online collection of images, videos, interviews, documents, maps, and memorabilia held in the collections of the Noosa Library Service Heritage Library and other local heritage organisations. The site provides easy online access to a rich store of heritage material relating to the Noosa Shire region, its people, places and events, past and present.

If you have memories or additional information related to any of the items on the site, please register and add what you know to anything you find. You can even upload your own images. The aim is to continually grow and add to the Noosa Story.

We are always interested in obtaining material to add to our collection, either as a loan of items to digitise or as a donation. Please contact us if you have images, videos or memorabilia to share. You are welcome to share material on this site on social media or between individuals on a non-commercial basis but please include a reference and a link back to the original page.

Please note that the names and images of deceased Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples may be contained within this collection.



Sue Benner  performing in 'Blithe Spirit', Majestic Theatre, Pomona, 1980sElliott Residence, Sunshine Beach Hastings Street, Noosa HeadsNoosa River, NoosavilleAerial view Noosaville and Noosa Sound, ca 1987-88Boating Party, Noosa Heads, early 20th centuryKeith West, Majestic Theatre, Pomona, 1980sTait's Royal Mail Hotel buggy, ca 1900sPerformers with 'The Deadly Serious Theatre Troupe', Peregian Beach, 1980sWatson Mineral Sand Factory, 1970 Fig tree, Soldiers' Memorial and German mine, TewantinBoreen Point House, Weyba Road, Noosaville Noosa River Ferry, survey mid 1980sLake Cootharabah from Boreen Point, Noosa River,  1947 Ted Lippatt (standing) and William Claude (Billy) Hay fishingKen Gilchrist, Reg Hempsall, Pat Hennah, Walter Honson and Olive Ross Sports day, Kin Kin State School, Kin Kin, ca 1980sGooloi Street, Tewantin Duke family home, Fraser Island, ca 1876Shingle Chalet Licd. RestaurantCootharaba-Boreen Junction School Transport Service BusPolice investigation, Needham's Foodland Supermarket, Noosaville, 1973 Cooroy State School, 1917 Horton Motors, Hilton Terrace, TewantinBetty Freeman Oystering, Noosa HeadsGail Wilksinson (holding book), Launch of Emma Freeman's 'Hastings Street', Noosa Regional Gallery, Tewantin, ca April 2005Martin's Hotel after fire, Tewantin, March 1940Beachgoers, Noosa Main Beach, Noosa Heads, 1970 The Breakers, Hastings Street, Noosa Heads, 1988 George and Juilet Larard's residence, Cooroy, 1934 Tony Kishawi (wearing mask) performing with 'The Deadly Serious Theatre Troupe', Nambour Show Grounds, Nambour, 1980sTait's jetty, Noosa River, Tewantin, 1920 Aerial view Gympie Terrace, Noosaville, ca 1987-1992Cooroy Rugby League team, Cooroy, 1920 Launch of Heritage Noosa, Pirate Park, Noosaville, 19 May 2021Old Weyba Bridge, Noosa Heads, 1940 Building under construction, 177 Gympie Terrace, Noosaville, 2000 Aerial view Noosa Heads Pine Trees Caravan Park and Filling Station, 1972 Rosie Hall performing in  'Snow White and the Seven Sailors', Majestic Theatre, Pomona, December 1984Aerial view Noosa Junction and Noosa National Park, Noosa Heads, ca 1987-88Alderly Point, Noosa Heads,  1947 Boys on the beach, ca 1970Festival of the Waters flotilla, Noosa River Betty Freeman, 'Noosa Vale', Noosa HeadsDining room, Attic Restaurant, Noosa HeadsAdonis, Dath Henderson Wharf, Tewantin, ca 1880

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