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Website last updated: Monday 20 September 2021

 * September Newsletter available
 * Important information about upcoming SHIRA issues


September 2021 Newsletter OUT NOW -  AVAILABLE in FULL COLOUR  here...
 
2021 AGM has been CANCELLED - COVID-19 has completely stopped our 2021 AGM... here...
 
Climate Change & Council - Check it out here... TO BE A MAJOR ISSUE THIS YEAR
  
OUR Island Bridge update - see "Our Island Bridge" page to find out what's happening.
     
Greening St Huberts - Council's plans to "re-afforest" the Island here...

Meeting Minutes and MORE - here...
 
Print a Map of the Island! -  here...
 
Print a Map of Brisbane Water (and Terrigal Haven) - here...

Instant Notices...

  • Sunday November 7 - 11am St Hubert's Day Annual Family BBQ at Long Arm Park - Info is coming

St Huberts Island Residents Association FACEBOOK page Facebook - See us on Facebook here.

Father Coghlan

 

 

 

Father Cornelius Dominic Coghlan was a member of the Dominican Order, born in Galway in Ireland, and arrived in Sydney when in his early fifties.

The Brisbane Water District was his first mission in 1843.

On the Island he found time to grow bananas until the plantation was wiped out by a gale in 1898 - the same gale which sank the SS Maitland (this wreck residing at Maitland Bay just north of Kilcare).

Although he referred to the Island as "my island", it is believed he gave it its current name - St Huberts Island.