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Locations of Lyceum Club Brisbane 1919 – 2017

Dates Building Location Presidents
1.  1919 – 1922 Metropolitan Chambers 385 Adelaide Street (later Commonwealth Bank cnr Albert Street Margaret Ogg, May Paten, Freda Bage
2.  Late 1922 / Mar 1924 Bible House 108 George Street   (next to Govt Printer, opp Mary Street, Telephone 5944 Gwendolyn Grant, Hermione Parnell
3. 1925 – 1926 Albert House Level 5, Albert Street, (demolished for King George Square), no Telephone Dr Jean White Haney
4. Mon 2 Aug 1926 – May 1929 Rothwells Chambers 257 Edward Street, Telephone 7892 Mrs Firmin McKinnon (Emmie
5.  1930 – 1965 ACA Bldg (Aust Catholic Assurance) Level 2 (Rms 8&9), 272 Queen Street  Telephone B9441 Mary Munro, W. Young, Eva Robson, Elizabeth Amos, Mrs W H Herbert, Doris Booth OBE, Lady Hilda Axon, Mrs G I Fletcher, Mrs Olga Alcock, Lady Cilento, Mrs A F Gollnick, Mona Mann, Ann E Douglas, Mrs D Felsman, Winifred Brennan MBE, Bid O’Sullivan
6.  1965 – 1979 Archibald Court 21 Adelaide Street, Telephone 221 7999 Mrs H C Urquhart, Mrs A L Reiman, Mrs J F A Sprent, Mrs Mary Graham, Mrs E M Shepherd, Mrs Winifred Brennan MBE
7.  Mid 1979 – Dec 1980 Norwich House 127 – 141 Eagle Street (demolished for ‘Riverside’ construction), Telephone 221 7999 Mrs Marion Specht
8. 1981 – 1985 Empire House Cnr Queen & Wharf (1 Wharf Street), Telephone 221 7999 Mrs Marion Specht, Mrs Janet Behan
9. 1985 –  May 1990 Old NAB Building Rm 531, 180 Queen Street, Telephone 221 7999 May Hancock OBE, Dr Cathryn Mittelheuser AM
10. May 1990 – 1994 Advance Bank House (also known as Ascot Chambers) 2nd Floor, 218 Edward Street, Telephone 221 7999 Dr Cathryn Mittelheuser AM, Mrs Shirley Paterson
11. 1995 – 2001 Level 17, T & G Building 141 Queen Street, Telephone 3221 7999, Email: lyceumbrisbane@b022.aone.net.au (1997) Web page: http://www.womenz net.au/~lyceumbris (1998) http://www.aone.net.au/lyceum  (2000) Norma Alcorn MBE, Helen Lucas, Margaret McNamara
12. 2002 – 2007 Level 21, T & G Building 141 Queen Street, Email: lyceumbrisbane@bigpond.com Web page discontinued 2002 until 2005 Website: www.lyceumbrisbane.org.au  recommenced by Shirley King Margaret McNamara, Colleen Andrews, June Fox, Shirley A King
13. 2007 – 2017 Level 4, 99 Creek Street Faseny McPhee, Kay Brassil, Desoree Sneddon, Lyn Badrick, Faseny McPhee, Deborah Prior

 Researched and collated by Helen Lucas

in consultation with former Lyceum presidents: Dr Cathryn Mittelheuser AM, and Mrs Janet Behan, as well as historian Dr Ruth Kerr OAM