Aboriginal Studies Hands-on Session - Stages 1-3

Students have the opportunity to touch real artefacts and to explore the language, art, music and spirtuality of Indigenous Australians.

Culture Space Image 2

Photographer: Laura McBride © Australian Museum

Museum Educator-led program

In Culture Space students handle real artefacts made for music, dance, fighting, hunting and gathering bush tucker. They have the opportunity to learn about the lifestyle of Aboriginal people prior to European contact and can do their own cave painting.

  • Syllabus links: Human Society and Its Environment Stages, Science and Technology
  • Maximum number of students: 30 (4 groups per day)
  • Duration: One hour
  • Cost: $4.40 (incl GST) per student. Free general entry for booked school students.
  • Available: Monday to Friday during term time

Education Resource Kit

The kit contains practical information, syllabus links, background information, a Museum Guide Map and an outline of the program.

Education Kit


Ms Helen Wheeler , Learning Services Operations Manager
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