We are an iconic provider of hospital-based healthcare, striving to deliver an exceptional standard of care
We comprise several hospitals, health centres, a nationally accredited education provider and a world-class research institute
We are a nationally accredited, hospital-based Registered Training Organisation - the only one of its kind in Queensland
We are part of a collaborative research institute with The University of Queensland and founding partner of the Translational Research Institute
Mater Archives and Heritage Centre collects and preserves records and artefacts that tell the story of Mater. Across the state each region has maintained their own records and artefacts, the centre located in Brisbane is focussed on Mater’s history in South East Queensland.
Archival material preserves corporate memory, and provides knowledge of our heritage and an appreciation for the dedication of those who preceded us. It promotes Mater’s history both within the hospital and the wider community, and highlight the contribution the Sisters of Mercy have made to the health and welfare of those in need.
The centre provides access to its resources through tours, displays and other promotional activities.
The centre collects a broad range of items including:
Services provided by arrangement include:
Access to some records may be restricted due to the physical condition of the materials or the private and confidential nature of the information they contain.
Monday and Wednesday: 9 am to 5 pm
Friday: 9 am to 1 pm
Please note: the centre can be opened at other times by appointment only
Phone: 07 3163 8166
Location: Level 3, Aubigny Place, Mater Health Services, Raymond Terrace, South Brisbane, Queensland, 4101