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Education Tours and Activities
T.Y. Lowes & Co. Distillery
Life in the Cascades Female Factory
The Later Years
Meet the Residents
A World Heritage Site
History and Interpretation Centre
Cascades Female Factory
Site Entry (including audio guide)
anytime between 9.00am - 4pm
Walk back in time. Discover the stories of the Female Factory at your own pace through our audio guide.
Convict Women’s Tour
daily from 9:30am
Oppression. Control. Courage. Perseverance. Learn about convict life at the Cascades Female Factory as told by expert tour guides.
The Proud and The Punished
daily at 12:00pm
Tragedy and triumph. Rebellion and redemption. The Proud and the Punished. History is brought to life through this one-woman, 40 minute performance.
Convict Women’s Tour & The Proud and the Punished
every hour from 10:00am
Deep dive into the history and stories with both the Heritage Tour and the Proud and the Punished performance.
‘Factory Tales’ is a great way for kids to explore the site and learn about the lives of the Female Factory’s convicts as they search for answers and collect stamps
Festival of Voices: walk with me