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Mercy mission: Food drops to help save animals in Victoria's bushfire zones
Aerial food drops to starving wildlife in Victoria's bushfire zones were set to be under way by Tuesday afternoon. The flights, by private aircraft hired by the state government, were expected to go ahead after a successful reconnaissance mission by an...

Dramatic Mackay CBD car pursuit ends in rollover
A male driver allegedly rammed a police car and continued to flee from officers through the streets of Mackay this morning. A tyre spike was deployed but the driver managed to evade authorities. About 5.30am, police received a call about a man slumped over...

Risk rating system for builders proposed to prevent defective towers
A risk-rating system for builders and new powers for the building regulator to stop suspect high-rise apartment towers are among measures the NSW government wants introduced to avoid further incidents like Sydney's cracked Opal and Mascot towers.

Ralph the retriever reunited with family after accidental train trip
Escaped dog Ralph has been reunited with his family after he decided to take himself for a walk and ended up catching a train from Elsternwick to South Yarra this morning. In a rare case of fare evasion with a good excuse, the independent pooch made it...

History Alive: A Journey Through Time


History Alive: A Journey Through Time - Fort Lytton National Park
10 & 11 June, 2017 - Gates open at 9:30 am & close at 4:00 pm

Visitors to History Alive: A Journey Through Time can participate in Colonial Dance Workshops, Fort Lytton Guided Tours, Historical Discussions and Encampment Activities.

Enjoy Viking Cooking demonstrations, spectacular WWI battle re-enactments, the pageantry of the Medieval Tournament plus the unforgettable Fort Lytton Cannon Firings 3 times each day! Children haven’t been forgotten with daily Costume Competitions, Scavenger Hunt, Kid’s Historical Activity Corner & a wide variety of Encampment Activities and Games! Brisbane’s best kept secret, the iconic Fort Lytton National Park, is the perfect backdrop for such a unique event where more than 500 re-enactors and historians portray and display almost 10,000 years of history. Come and immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and aromas of times gone past at Brisbane’s most unique living history Event, History Alive: A Journey Through Time!

Gates open at 9:30 | Gates close at 4:00pm | Program goes off at 10am daily with a Bang!
Make sure you allow a little extra time if you want to see the 1st Cannon Firing of the day.
Catch a train to Wynnum North Station or Park nearby in our Visitor’s Car Park (TBA)
and enjoy the Free Shuttle Bus Service to Fort Lytton in Vintage Busses!
Save time & money by purchasing discounted Tickets online at www.historyalive.com.au