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Going places: migration to Australia

Excursion Summary

Stage 3
45 minutes


We have unearthed from our collections, amazing primary sources and incredible stories of people’s lives. We’ll investigate their reasons for migrating, uncover different journeys over the sea to understand the experience of people who left everything familiar, to embark on a new life in Australia.

Curriculum outcomes


  • HT3-3 Identifies change and continuity and describes the causes and effects of change on Australian society

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