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The coal mines was where the 'worst of the worst' convicts were sent for punishment. Today it offers a fascinating adjunct to any visit to Port Arthur.
The Port Arthur, Coal Mines and Cascades Female Factory Historic Sites are three of eleven sites that form the Australian Convict Sites World Heritage Property.
The internationally acclaimed ACO2 returns to Port Arthur for a concert of Scandinavian music this November.
We are currently undertaking major works on the Penitentiary. Find out more about this building's significance and how it is being conserved for future generations.
We loved the plays - they really brought to life some of the situations that would have been prevalent at the time.
Port Arthur steels itself for restabilisation
New signs and technology help visitors at Port Arthur
Port Arthur Historic Sites celebrating TripAdvisor plaudits
Port Arthur's cruise ship tender jetty now operational
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