About Us

Key to Port Arthur Investigations was developed by a team of specialist people and companies in order to ensure that it meets the needs of students and teachers and the Port Arthur Historic Site’s interpretation and operations criteria and standards.

Team of Port Arthur specialists

  • Julia Clark, project team leader – former Manager of Interpretation & Collections, Port Arthur Historic Site, archaeologist, museum curator and historian
  • Susan Hood – Resource Centre Manager, Port Arthur Historic Site, librarian specialising in research into convict records
  • Sharyn Walters – former Education Officer, Port Arthur Historic Site, a teacher with many years’ experience in Victoria and Tasmania

Four companies worked together with the Port Arthur Team

  • Performance Edge Pty Ltd – Curriculum developers and specialising in the area of organisational culture and performance
  • Roar Film – Multimedia specialists with experience in educational software development