· Years 3 - 6


Cost: $10 single program $15 double program

Travel South on Tharwa Drive, and near the brown signage turn right to Lanyon Homestead. Follow the dirt road to the Lanyon Heritage Centre – stopping at the A-frame sign. Bus drop off and pick up is at the Lanyon Heritage Centre – see link below for map

Download Map

Download Convict Profiles

Download Teachers Booklet

Public liability certificate of currency

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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.