The Eastern

Interesting pictures of the Eastern taken by the "Courier" special on the scene"

Eastern as she lies on the bank

Tug boats busy

Lightening cargo

From Carl Edlundh's News Curttings dated 1914 and given by Rod and Dianne Hall from Mackay. Rod is the great grandson of Carl Edlundh. The memorabilia was donated by his mother Doreen Hall

Grounding of the SS Eastern on Bribie in 1911 reported in the Nambour Chronical - shipwreck

An account in the novel No Wider Land by Roy Bulcock 1971 Shield Press

from Caloundra by Kathleen McArthur 1978