School Booking Requests

To make a booking request, please fill out the form below.

Please note that booking request should be made in advance to ensure the availability of tours and activities. If you have any questions about you visit, please contact the Education Officer directly. 

The basic package for students visiting Port Arthur includes:

  • entry to the site for two consecutive days
  • access to over 30 historic buildings, ruins and gardens
  • one Guided Education Walk (choose from the basic student package page)
  • 25 minute Harbour Cruise.

Remember to allow time to do all the things you want to do while on site. For a one day visit, a recommended itinerary would include the basic package and up to two additional tours/activities. For a two day visit, a recommended itinerary would include the basic package and up to four additional tours/activities.

If you have any queries about your visit or questions about which activities might be most suitable for your school, please contact our Education Officer.


School Booking Request

* denotes mandatory field

Please provide name and contact details of Booking Agent (if applicable)

School details

Name of School *

Name of Contact Teacher - must be travelling with group *

Contact Teacher Mobile Phone *

Please note that mobile phone coverage on the Tasman Peninsula is limited. Check your level of coverage with your provider prior to your visit.

Contact Teacher Email *

School Postal Address *

Grade Level *

Date of proposed visit *

Time of Arrival for the proposed visit *

Date of Departure *

Time of Departure *

Number of Students *

Number of Adults *

Does anyone in your group have special needs? Please provide details *

Would you like information on catering options?

 Yes No


Preferred Payment Method *

Payments must be made prior to or on arrival.

Educational Options

Please review our education options on this website for outlines of the activities listed below. (Tick boxes)

A. Harbour Cruise (included in the basic package for students) *

Harbour Cruise (25 minutes) 
Not Required 

B. Guided Education Walks (included in the basic package for students) *

Education Guided Walk Primary (50 minutes) 
Education Guided Walk Secondary (50 minutes) 
Making a Better World?' Guided Walk for Year Nine Curriculum (90 minutes) 
Not Required 

C. On-Site Educational Activities

Convict Brick Making (30 minutes) 
Riddles and Rubbish (50 minutes) 

D. Optional Tours

Isle of the Dead Cemetery Tour (allow 1 hour) 
Point Puer Boys' Prison Tour (allow 2 hours - unavailable in August) 
Ghost Tour (90 minutes) 
Please note: Optional Tours are not recommended for people with restricted mobility.

Additional Comments