· Years 3 - 6


Travel south on Tharwa Drive until you see signage and a right turn to Lanyon Homestead. Follow the dirt road to the homestead car park. All cars and buses are required to park in the designated parking area. School groups will be met at the bus and taken to program locations.

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Learn about the lives of convicts the hard way! Students will take on the identity of a real Lanyon convict in this action-packed recreation of convict daily life. The convicts’ will cart water, build sheep pens, organise the week’s rations and any other tasks the master requires. Expect to get dirty – rain, hail or shine.