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History of Corrective Services in Queensland

In 2009, Queensland will turn 150. As part of the Q150 celebrations, corrective services takes a look at the history of corrections in Queensland.

Did you know Queensland's first settlers were in fact a group of 30 convicts and soldiers? The history of gaols, penal settlements and corrective services in Queensland is the longest strand of land-based European history in the State.

It's a colourful, immense history - take a look.


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Last updated: 15 June 2010