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Lock up a lawyer: Ticket sales close 8pm Friday

Want to dine or sleep the night at Pentridge Prison?

Ever wanted the chance to sleep inside a prison cell without doing the crime? Now's your chance. Members of the legal community, their partners and friends are invited to attend a dinner or sleep the night in Pentridge Prison's infamous D Division Remand Centre to help raise money for charity.

Join attendees on Saturday, 12 October 2013 for an unforgettable night. Attendees will have the chance to sleep in cells that previously housed some of Melbourne's most infamous criminals while awaiting trial. On the night, you will hear some of the most notorious Australian criminal stories, wine, dine and mingle to some jail tunes and have a chance to listen to some real life prison experiences.


Guest speakers include:

Graeme Alford  Former inmate

Andrew Rule  Herald Sun crime writer

Dennis Bear – Former Pentridge guard

Joe Noonan - Former Major Crime Squad Detective


Attend dinner and speeches only $100 (+ GST)

Sleepover, dinner and speeches $120 (+ GST)

These opportunities don't come around often, so don't miss out and register to attend now.

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