Cascades Female Factory
The World Heritage-listed Cascades Female Factory tells the story of the displacement, mistreatment and forced migration of convict women and girls, and their contribution to colonisation throughout the history of colonial Australia to the present day.
In this one-hour workshop, students will hear the story of mary derrick – a young woman who spent time at cascades female factory. they will learn about convict history, why people were transported to...
British transportation of convicts to australia was the world’s first attempt to build a new society on the labour of convicted prisoners. in total around 25,000 women were transported to australia fo...
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