‘Motherhood’ Female Convicts of Maitland and the Hunter
Join the discussion with guest speaker Dr Brian Walsh, author of ‘Convict Women on Farms in the Hunter Valley’ as you learn some very interesting facts about the women who were brought here and learned how to live life on the land.
Maitland female convict presentations about Elisabeth Benson, Caroline Haines and Charlotte Dawson, plus a bonnet display along with the launch of the ‘Rosebud Collection”, are sure to entertain. Female convicts of the Hunter Valley documentary.
Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea are included in the booking price. Raffle and coffee van are available at an extra cost.
Why not add to the experience with an optional extra mini tour of Maitland Gaol.
- 19 May 2024 9.00 am - 4.00 pm