Annual events

Maitland Gaol offers a number of fun activities throughout the year suitable for all ages. The 2018 activities program details a few of the available activities including the annual Bitter and Twisted Boutique Beer Festival, special activities on Friday the 13th, school holiday program and a full year of exhibitions. View the annual activities program below or drop into the Gaol to collect a hard copy.


The Gaol also collaborates with Maitland City Library as a venue for a number of their Look Who’s Talking community activity events throughout the year. Special gaol related activities including themed exhibitions are planned for the annual NSW Heritage Festival held in late April and early May and NSW History Week held in early September each year.

 Bitter and Twisted Maitland City Library Look Who's Talking