Who Were the Convicts?

· Years 3 - 6

Who Were the Convicts?

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. There is a short walk from the parking area to the homestead.

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This program poses questions about the Lanyon convicts and develops historical skills. The program encourages students to find out more about who the convicts really were by visiting the convict years exhibition and historically investigating a convict-built barn and objects from the past. This add-on program will allow your students to spend the whole day at Lanyon.