From Captain Cook to the Convicts!

Excursion Summary

1 hour

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Explore fascinating items belonging to Captain James Cook, a letter from the First Fleet and other primary sources from the period of British exploration and discovery of Australia. Educators will showcase priceless collection items and reveal their fascinating stories. Students will  also have the opportunity to to ask all their burning questions.

Curriculum Outcomes

Curriculum links:

Stage 2 - NSW Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum – History – First Contacts

HT2-2 describes and explains how significant individuals, groups and events contributed to changes in the local community over time

HT2-4 describes and explains effects of British colonisation in Australia

HT2-5 applies skills of historical inquiry and communication

Booking Details

Bookings are essential, please book early to avoid disappointment via DART Connections website:
Cost: Free