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Museum in a Box is available for set three week loan periods and can be sent to any educational institution across Australia.


Museum in a box - Bush Tucker
Bush food Museum in a box Image: James King
© Australian Museum

It examines the ways in which Indigneous people obtain, process and use their food resources. It will also help students to understand:

  • that Indigenous people use many methods of finding, collecting and processing food;
  • that Indigenous people obtain a variety of products from a single resource;
  • the creative way Indigneous people respond to diverse conditions and environments.

Box Contents:

  • 18 bush food specimens
  • Bush smells
  • Bush Tucker environment posters
  • Bush Tucker activity card
  • Bush Calendar posters
  • Information panels
  • Books

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