Aug 14

Convict SIG (Information)

Date & Time
14 August 2024 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
(UTC+10:00) Australia/Sydney

The Convict Special Interest Group meeting is a hybrid meeting for members with an interest in researching their convict ancestors. Members should purchase a ticket to attend this event by logging in and selecting the event with "(Register)" in the title.

The topic for this meeting is:

"Convicts in West Australia and Fremantle Prison"


At this meeting we will be joined by Eleanor Lambert, Assistant Curator at Fremantle Prison who will discuss West Australia’s Convict era and the Convict establishment at Fremantle.

If you are interested in this event you might also be interested in the many other benefits of membership. See Membership Benefits for member benefits, or go straight to Join or Renew to join.

For more information about the activities of the Convict SIG, including details of future events, click here 

Event Type
Hybrid Zoom and In-person Meeting
Event Location
FHACT Education Room
Cook Community Centre
41 Templeton Street
Cook ACT 2614

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