The Bligh Museum of Pacific Exploration
We believe that no one knows everything but everybody knows something and is willing to share
that knowledge - so we can all learn together!
876 Adventure Bay Road, Adventure Bay, Bruny Island, 7150, Tasmania, Australia
CONTACTS: phone: 61 03 62931117, mobile 0407689877 email: email@example.com
Ruins of St Peter's Church at Variety Bay, North Bruny as seen in 1970
Brick Kiln at Variety Bay, North Bruny in 1954
To the right and above are photographs of a brick kilns discovered at Variety Bay. All these bricks were made by convicts assigned to William Lawrence, a pilot of the Derwent Estasuary.
The bricks were made in 1846 at the site of the church, pilot station, dwellings and a bakhouse.
The site is open for inspection from time to time. Please refer to http://www.keypoint.com.au/~punditry/age5.html
OPENING HOURS: daily 10 am to 4 pm except Christmas day and Good Friday or by arrangement. Small admission charge applies