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Sydney and Fremantle’s Underbelly

Join Fremantle History Society members and friends at the Fremantle Prison to find connections between Fremantle and the razor gang wars of the 1920s that feature in a new edition of the TV crime series Underbelly

Ron Davidson author of High Jinks at the Hot Pool, Fremantle Impressions and co-author of the recently released Fighting for Fremantle, reveals this little-known love and crime story. Shiner, Ryan, Kate Leigh and Tilly Devine form the heart of the story which delves into a fascinating character, the women he loved, their criminal antics and his strong connections to Fremantle and it community.

Where: Special Handling Unit, Fremantle Prison

(enter through the main gates)

When 3.30 pm, Sunday 17 April

Ron’s fascinating talk will be followed by our regular sumptuous afternoon tea.