Reading room. Photo courtesy of Queensland State Archives.

Queensland State Archives

Queensland State Archives (QSA) is the custodian of the largest and most significant documentary heritage collection in Queensland. It manages, preserves and facilitates public access to the state’s permanent archival public records.

Useful information

435 Compton Road, Runcorn, QLD


Disabled access
Accessible toilets
Guided tours by request

Opening hours

Monday9am – 4.30pm
Tuesday9am – 4.30pm
Wednesday9am – 4.30pm
Thursday9am – 4.30pm
Friday9am – 4.30pm
Saturday9am – 4.30pm
Second Saturday of each month

More information about Queensland State Archives

As the lead agency for recordkeeping, Queensland State Archives is also responsible for the development and implementation of a whole-of-government recordkeeping policy framework. This framework ensures a consistent approach to the creation, management, disposal, storage, preservation and retrieval of government information.

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