The Ship That Never Was, Strahan

4.9
Australia's longest running play tells the story of the last great escape from Sarah Island by 10 convicts who stole a ship and sailed to Chile.

Performed every day from September to May.

Adults $25 / Concession $20 / Students $12.50 / Children $2.50
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4.8
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  • This is an absolutely wonderful play which is very entertaining, but also tells a quite incredible story. Even though it is located outdoors in what can be cold Strahan, it is a must do, and cushions ...  more »
  • This play has been running for 25 years and expertly utlilized audience participation. Actors alternate apparently but our evening was brilliant.  more »
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  • What a delightful production that has been running for 25 years. A two-person cast then adds in dozens of kids and adults from the audience. The show is fast paced and full of jokes and stories.
  • Hats off to the 2 guys that showed in the performance. It was as expected, I'm 35 with 2 kids under 10 and am glad I'd had a few glass of wine before hand. Ballarat, light spectacular show at Sovereign Hill was just as exciting. Thank god they make alcohol.
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