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Aboriginal Discovery Rangers, Blue Waterholes campground, Kosciuszko National Park. Photo: Murray Vanderveer

Aboriginal customs and practices

Aboriginal customs and practices is a Stage 2 (Years 3-4) school excursion in Kosciuszko National Park which focuses on HSIE. Discover the secrets of the didgeridoo, use clapsticks and play along with a yidaki. Try your hand at tool or jewellery making, and learn about collecting and using materials from the environment.

Stage
Stage 2 (Years 3-4)
Learning area
HSIE
Where
<a href="/visit-a-park/parks/tumut-area"> Tumut area</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/parks/kosciuszko-national-park">Kosciuszko National Park</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/snowy-mountains">Snowy Mountains</a> in Snowy Mountains
Aboriginal Discovery rangers, Blue Waterholes campground, Kosciuszko National Park. Photo: Murray Vanderveer

Aboriginal identity

Aboriginal identity is a school excursion for Stage 3 (Years 5-6) students in Kosciuszko National Park which focuses on HSIE. Many images and icons associated with Australia come from the identity, culture and life of Aboriginal people - like the boomerang, didgeridoo, art, music and bush tucker.

Stage
Stage 3 (Years 5-6)
Learning area
HSIE
When
Weekdays all year.
Where
<a href="/visit-a-park/parks/tumut-area"> Tumut area</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/parks/kosciuszko-national-park">Kosciuszko National Park</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/snowy-mountains">Snowy Mountains</a> in Snowy Mountains
Aboriginal Discovery Rangers with boomerangs, Tumut, Kosciuszko National Park. Photo: Lisa Freebody/OEH

Aboriginal stories

Aboriginal stories is a school excursion in Kosciuszko National Park for Stage 1 (Years 1-2) students, focusing on HSIE. Wiradjuri, Wolgalu and Ngunawal People, along with the NPWS Aboriginal Discovery program, deliver experiences to build understanding and appreciation for their culture.

Stage
Stage 1 (Years 1-2)
Learning area
HSIE
When

Weekdays all year

Where
<a href="/visit-a-park/parks/tumut-area"> Tumut area</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/parks/kosciuszko-national-park">Kosciuszko National Park</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/snowy-mountains">Snowy Mountains</a> in Snowy Mountains
Aboriginal Discovery rangers, Blue Waterholes campground, Kosciuszko National Park. Photo: Murray Vanderveer

Aboriginal stories

Aboriginal stories is a school excursion in Kosciuszko National Park for Early Stage 1 (Kindergarten) students which focuses on HSIE. The Wiradjuri, Wolgalu and Ngunawal People, along with the NSW National Parks Aboriginal Discovery program, deliver experiences to build understanding and appreciation for their culture.

Stage
Early Stage 1 (Kindergarten)
Learning area
HSIE
When

Weekdays all year.

Where
<a href="/visit-a-park/parks/tumut-area"> Tumut area</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/parks/kosciuszko-national-park">Kosciuszko National Park</a> in <a href="/visit-a-park/regions/snowy-mountains">Snowy Mountains</a> in Snowy Mountains