Rush for Gold

Excursion Summary

Duration: 
45 minutes

Details

Join the rush to learn about striking it lucky in the 1850s. We’ve unearthed fabulous primary sources and inspiring stories from the goldfields to share with you. In this interactive 45-minute virtual excursion students will explore the following key inquiry questions: 

  • What do we know about the lives of people in Australia’s colonial past and how do we know? 
  • What were the significant events and who were the significant people that shaped Australian colonies? 

Please note

This session, artworks, film and sound clips are protected by copyright and may not be recorded, reproduced or used in any way without the express written consent of the State Library of NSW.

Booking Details

Cost

Free

Duration

1 hour 

Virtual excursions are only available for schools.

Please  complete the booking enquiry form below.