The historic property known as Forcett House is one of the oldest and most prominent historic sites in the Municipality of Sorell. A tour of the surrounding property and archaeological sites associated with the rural landscape of James Gordon and William Gunn, as well as their convict servants will be examined. This event is by […]

The Paradise Probation Station operated between 1845 and 1847. After the closure of the probation station at Buckland in 1844, the buildings were dismantled and relocated to the site of the Paradise Probation Station at Orford. This tour will be conducted by the East Coast Heritage Museum curator and historian Maureen Martin Ferris. Places are […]

For the past two years, the Australian National University and the University of Sydney have been excavating at the former Triabunna Barracks site located on Tasmania’s east coast. This event will discuss the past and future works of the site and take a tour of the property, and what we know so far from the […]