Musgrave Park Pool turns fifty

Musgrave Park Pool (1967-2017) has reached the grand old age of fifty – quite old for a swimming pool.   To help celebrate this milestone, local historian Steve Capelin and photograher Charles Zuber have joined forces. Steve has researched the early history of swimming in Brisbane and uncovered some gems of photos and a remarkable number of swimming baths in the inner city dating from 1857. Charles has taken a suite of beautiful photos, mostly under water, featuring the murals in the pool painted by Adam Lester.   Steve and Charles are giving a talk in the Brisbane Square Library...

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