Get the inside story of the notorious Boggo Road Gaol from ex-inmates and ex-officers on this tour of the prison. Hear firsthand accounts of daily life inside the walls of one of Australia’s infamous prisons, see original prison cells and prisoner graffiti, and learn about riots that rocked the heritage prison before it was closed in 1989. Have time to snap photos and ask questions during the tour, which provides a look at 100 years of incarceration practices in Brisbane and Queensland.
Boggo Road Gaol tour by an ex-inmate guide, in Brisbane
Visit a prisoner cell and have time to snap photos
Hear stories about prison life from the ex-inmate guide
Learn about the history of Boggo Road Gaol since its founding in 1883
Gain insight into the protests in the 1970s against terrible conditions in the prison