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People descending Govetts Leap, Blue Mountains National Park. Photo: Aine Gliddon

Crossing the Blue Mountains

Crossing the Blue Mountains is a Stage 2 (Years 3-4) school excursion focusing on HSIE. Students will be immersed in Australian colonial history with stories of the early explorers and the physical evidence of Cox's Road, on this historically significant Blue Mountains walk.

Stage
Stage 2 (Years 3-4)
Learning area
HSIE
When

Monday to Friday during school term.

Where
Blue Mountains National Park in Sydney and surrounds, Country NSW
Hartley Courthouse, Hartley Historic Site. Photo: Jennifer Leahy © DPE

Hartley historical tour

On this interactive Stage 3 (Years 5-6) History excursion, students visit key sites in the Hartley Historic Site colonial village: the courthouse, the gaol and St Bernard’s Church. They'll explore the history of how this key colony developed.

Stage
Stage 3 (Years 5-6)
Learning area
History
When

Monday to Friday during school term. 1hr 30min to 2hrs, depending on group size.

Where
Hartley Historic Site in Sydney and surrounds