Congratulations to Brisbane Markets Limited as the inaugural recipient of the Queensland Business History Award for 2013.

Ms Vanessa Kennedy receiving the Queensland Business History Award on behalf of Brisbane Markets from Janette Wright, CEO and State Librarian, State Library of Queensland

Ms Vanessa Kennedy receiving the Queensland Business History Award on behalf of Brisbane Markets from Janette Wright, CEO and State Librarian, State Library of Queensland

The Queensland Business History Award recognises leadership in collecting, preserving and sharing business history. The annual award rewards businesses that cherish, protect, value and share their corporate story and the Brisbane Markets certainly lead by example.

Brisbane Markets Limited proudly holds over 150 years of historical records and have received the award for their excellent approach to record keeping. They have a task force dedicated to the archiving and recording of their history. Visitors to Brisbane Markets can browse through their History Room, which is onsite at Brisbane Market’s Rocklea location.

If you would like more information about the Award or if you know of a business celebrates and shares its history, please let us know – email qldmemory@slq.qld.gov.au or call 3840 7879.