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Then and now: Aboriginal culture
Stage 4 (Years 7-8), History, Murramarang National Park
Then and now: Aboriginal culture is a Stage 4 (Years 7-8) school excursion in Murramarang National Park. Through story and creative expression, the life and culture of the local people are shared.
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Then and now: Aboriginal culture focuses 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
- Guided. Available on request.
- Murramarang National Park in South Coast
$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.
- School excursion inquiries - South Coast
- 02 4236 0469
- in Murramarang National Park in the South Coast region
Murramarang National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day. The park has pay machines - cash and credit cards accepted. Card only at Pretty Beach.Buy annual pass