School excursionSpecial Offer
Then and now: Aboriginal culture
Stage 4 (Years 7-8), History, Bomaderry Creek Regional Park
This excursion experience has been updated and is now being delivered in line with the new NSW Department of Education Curriculum. We will be revising this excursion's name and information online soon. Contact your local national parks office for more information about the updated excursion.
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Then and now: Aboriginal culture is a school excursion in Bomaderry Creek Regional Park for Stage 4 (Years 7-8) students focusing on history. This excursion gives students the opportunity to experience Aboriginal culture with Aboriginal Discovery rangers, and to develop an understanding of the importance of protecting and respecting culture.
Activities include bush tucker and medicine, the role of women, traditional weaving, art, music and dance, men's business (hunting, tools and didgeridoo), site management and protection.
For program outline, safety and practical information about this excursion, see info for teachers
|Stage||Stage 4 (Years 7-8)|
HT4-5. Identifies the meaning, purpose and context of historical sources
HT4-6. Uses evidence from sources to support historical narratives and explanations
$295 per group for up to 25 students, $11.80 per student (includes GST)
- If you would like to organise a NPWS school excursion please get in touch with local staff or use the 'Enquire' link for the online form.
- in Bomaderry Creek Regional Park in the South Coast region
Bomaderry Creek Regional Park is always open, but may have to close at times due to wet weather or fire danger.