Win a white convict bonnet

convicts on long boatFor all orders of our books and CDs during February 2015 will go into the draw to win a white convict bonnet.

The draw will be held held on 1 March 2015 and winner will be announced on our Facebook Page.

Who was the first man and woman from the First Fleet to come ashore at Port Jackson

David Collins Wrote: The governor, with a party of marines, and some artificers selected from among the seamen of the Sirius and the convicts, arrived in Port Jackson, and anchored off the mouth of the cove intended for the settlement on the evening of the 25th; and in the course of the following day sufficient ground was cleared for encamping the officer’s guard and the convicts who had been landed in the morning. Continue reading