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Fremantle Prison presents,

Transportation Exhibition Floor Talk

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Date & time

10th of May 2018 at 4:00pm
until 5:00pm

Contact

Address

1 The Terrace 
Fremantle 
WA 6160
  • Fremantle

Overview

Join Curator, Olimpia Cullity, as she walks you through Fremantle Prison’s Transportation exhibition, exploring the legacy of Australia’s convict past.

Transportation explores the forced migration of over 165,000 men, women and children from Great Britain and Ireland to Australia in the 1700s and 1800s. Focusing on personal stories and the geopolitical influence transportation had on the British Empire, and how convicts helped shape Australian society.

Join Fremantle Prison’s Curator as she walks you through the exhibition, focusing on key stories and artifacts, and the exhibition’s journey from concept to delivery.

Registration for this event is essential as numbers are limited. Please contact Fremantle Prison via email on functions@fremantleprison.com.au or by phone on (08) 9336 9205.

This event is being held as part of the 2018 Australian Heritage Festival.


  • Gold Coin Donation
    • Family
    • Adult
  • Registration essential to functions@fremantleprison.com.au or 9336 9205
    • Air-conditioning
    • Baby change
    • Disabled toilets
    • Parking
    • Toilets
    • Wheelchair access
    • Cash