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Explore fascinating items belonging to Captain James Cook, a letter from the First Fleet and other primary sources from the period of British exploration and discovery of Australia. Educators will showcase priceless collection items and reveal their fascinating stories. Students will also have the opportunity to to ask all their burning questions.
Stage 2 - NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum – History – First Contacts
HT2-2 describes and explains how significant individuals, groups and events contributed to changes in the local community over time
HT2-4 describes and explains effects of British colonisation in Australia
HT2-5 applies skills of historical inquiry and communication
Bookings are essential, please book early to avoid disappointment via DART Connections website: dartconnections.org.au