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WilderQuest History mysteries

Arakoon National Park

Overview

Are you interested in solving mysteries? Come along and hear about some mysteries of the past at this historic gaol in Arakoon National Park.

Type
WilderQuest
When

Tuesday 26 September and Tuesday 3 October 2017, 4pm–6pm

Where
Trial Bay Gaol, Arakoon National Park
Accessibility
Medium
Grade
Easy. Suitable for children 5 to 12 years.
Price

Child $10 per person. Adult $12 per person. Family $34 for 2 adults and 2 children.

Meeting point
Main gates of Trial Bay gaol.
Bookings
Bookings and pre-payment required. Phone (02) 6566 6168.
Availability
Also available on request for groups, subject to staff availability. Maximum 20 participants at $225 per group.

Come explore the Trial Bay Gaol and help solve the mysteries of the past inhabitants. Who were the prisoners? What had they done to deserve this punishment? How did they pass their days? What did the guards do to keep control? Did any prisoners ever escape? Why were German people held here during World War 1?

Remember to wear enclosed shoes, and bring a warm jacket and a small hand torch. All children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

Trial Bay Gaol, Arakoon National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary/NSW Government