Tag Archives: convicts
Dec
05
2013

Sarah Island, off the West Coast of Tasmania, was home to an old penal colony where prisoners laboured away under the harshest of conditions. Continue reading

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Aug
18
2013

Port Arthur is perhaps one of Tasmania's most famous attractions. It is a fantastically preserved example and reminder of Australia's convict settlement history, and acts as a window into the past for visitors. The grounds of the Port Arthur site … Continue reading

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Jul
29
2011

Fascinating ‘Femme Fatale’ exhibit will be in Launceston until September. Continue reading

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