Joseph Mortelmans – The last Pirate of the PacificParramatta & District Historical Society

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Joseph Mortelmans – The last Pirate of the Pacific

Who was the last Pirate of the Pacific and what was his connection with Parramatta ?

What was a Belgian National doing in Parramatta Gaol having been caught committing piracy in the Pacific and tried in Fiji ?
A convoluted and bloodthirsty tale of murder and mayhem on the high seas.
Did one pirate get away?… All will be revealed and it will be up to the listener to decide the truth.

Event date

Event Details

Corner Hassall St & Gregory Place, Parramatta, NSW

12.30pm to 1.30pm

Entry fees:
Adults $ 5, Children $ 5, Concession $ 5
Attendance limit:
Less than 50
Onsite facilities:
Other things
you need to know:
Limited on-site parking and street parking nearby