Event Description
Join award-winning author and clinical psychologist, Jill Giese, on a journey back to Melbourne's early lunatic asylums. Grappling with a soaring rate of mental illness, Victoria embarked on a grand asylum project to cure insanity with an enlightened treatment. This intriguing slice of history will come to life through the eyes of patients, the ambitious doctor in charge, and a mysterious journalist who worked undercover to expose the patients' plight.
Afternoon tea provided
When
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Saturday 16th March 2019
Contact
9800 6457
Where
Lilydale Library
Box Hill Institute Lilydale Campus
Jarlo Drive
Lilydale VIC
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Event Partner
The Maddest Place on Earth won the 2018 Victorian Premier's History Award
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