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Watercolour workshops - Ferdinand Bauer

Explore the genius of botanical artist Ferdinand Bauer  and create your own watercolour artwork under the guidance of an expert art educator.

botanical drawing
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Mary Reibey: - The Woman on the $20 Note

Using original collection materials you will uncover the remarkable story of Mary Reibey and her journey from convict to wealthy business woman.

portrait of woman from 1835
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On The Move: Migration to Australia

See original primary sources of history relating to migration to Australia from 1795 through to the twentieth century.

cover of logbook 1795
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Teaching Stage 3 History: Australia as a Nation

Students explore the factors leading to Federation and migration to Australia and how migrants have contributed to Australia’s economic and social development.

Blinky Bill sketch
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Teaching Stage 3 History: The Australian Colonies

Students look at the founding of British colonies and the development of a colony and learn about what life was like for different groups in the colonial period.

View of Sydney Port Jackson, New South Wales, taken from the Rocks on the western side of the Cove. Painted circa 1803.
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What is History? A guide for primary teachers.

A guide for teachers that has been developed to assist primary school teachers to master changes to the History K-10 Syllabus.

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