Spotlight on the People of the Ship 'Coromandel', 1837
This Spotlight event provides a focus on the ship Coromandel of 1837 and the people on board including young married labourers, and the ship’s deserters. Presenters will share research experiences, with stories including selected biographies of the deserters and passenger pioneers of the Adelaide Hills.
• The researchers’ experiences and discoveries. • The voyage of the Coromandel. • The Coromandel deserters – SA’s first major manhunt, myths dispelled, full facts identified, their hideout and 'capture'. • Connections to Coromandel Valley and the broader Adelaide Hills area. • Selected biographies of the people of the Coromandel.
Supper and chat time included.
Bookings not required
- Companion card accepted
- Wheelchair access