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Yoga at Boggo Road Gaol

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by Gillian Ching (subscribe)
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Yoga inside Brisbane's most notorious prison
About Boggo Road Gaol
For 109 years, Boggo Road was Brisbane's most notorious and dreaded prison. Located at Dutton Park, the prison housed murderers, and other violent criminals in harsh facilities.

Inmates included escapologist and jail-breaker Arthur "Slim" Halliday and the Whiskey Au Go Go nightclub fire-bombers James Richard Finch (The Birdman) and John Andrew Stuart. The prison closed in 1992 where it was later re-developed into an Eco-Sciences Precinct.

Photo courtesy Kike Vega, Splash

Yoga at Boggo Road
Now you can take a one hour yoga, from 8:30 - 9:30 am in this unusual location led by a yoga expert from Yoga Flex Studio. Following the session, you can enjoy a one hour guided tour around the site by a Boggo Road Gaol tour guide from 9:30 am - 10:30 am.

Entry into historic No. 2 Division
Explore the yards with time to explore an original cellblock
See original cells and authentic 1980s prisoner graffiti
Visual displays and photographs
Opportunities for Q&A throughout tour

Yoga at Boggo Road will be held on 2 dates: 6th and 13th March 2020. Limited tickets are $40 and available for online purchase.

Get fit, energised and focussed on this unique experience this March.
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Why? Yoga in historic Brisbane Gaol
When: 8:30 - 10:30
Where: Boggo Road Gaol, 21 Boggo Road, Dutton Park
Cost: $40.00
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