Primary & Secondary School Australian History Workshops & Shows

School Australian History Workshops. Browse our primary and secondary school Australian History workshop providers. Enquire here about any of these providers or select one to view below.

 

Investicase

Investicase aims to bring the past to life through authentic inquiry and interactive activities. Designed by two teachers, Investicase promotes enthusiasm for history and the development of historical inquiry skills. > View Profile

CROSSING

THEATRE BRINGS HISTORY ALIVE Commemorate the Bicentenary of crossing the Blue Mountains.  Inspire your students as they join: the Aboriginal people, explorers Blaxland, Wentworth and Lawson, surveyor Evans, road-builder Cox and pioneer settlers. CROSSING has a... > View Profile

Gold Rush 2 Hour Show (Based on the Unit Australian Gold Discovery)

Time to Rush for GOLD.  Based on the successful full day Show called The Gold Show which was written on the unit Australia's Gold Discovery, Australian History., we are now offering a shorter more interactive educational school incursion show. Teacher have asked for a... > View Profile

Colonial Classroom (Interactive Show on British Colonisation & Discovery of Gold Australia)

The Colonial Classroom school incursion (An Interactive show of Australian History based on the British Colonisation and Discovery of Gold in Australia).  This will take you back to the yester-year when kids were meant to be seen but not heard. A truly remarkable show that... > View Profile

Australian History: Indigenous Australia - Cultural Infusion

Aboriginal For A Day (VIC) – All Day Program This all day program will have students immersed in Australian Indigenous culture. Very popular for its interactivity and for engaging closely with students, this program encompasses storytelling, face painting, arts, dance and a... > View Profile

British Colonisation School Incursion Excursion

THE COLONIAL SHOW is a complete interactive event that allows children to experience what life was like back in the Colonial Times, during the Colonisation of Australia.  With authentic equipment, real-life anecdotes, songs and events from the past, the Colonial Show is not only... > View Profile

Theatre Shows for Australian schools

PAC provides incursions to primary and sceondary schools in Melbourne, Sydney and Perth. We aim to entertain and educate.  > View Profile

Histories Mysteries

Histories mysteries uses an actor led murder mystery format (without a murder) to immerse students in the learning material. Through characterisation, process drama, scripting and clues, students in small groups will dramatise and follow the trail of clues, which discuss... > View Profile

How to be a history detective

Our 'How to be a History Detective' incursions allow your students to explore the everyday work of a professional historian.  We offer interactive workshops with activities tailored for each year level and aligned with the history curriculum. Our workshops for primary and... > View Profile

The Mary MacKillop Story - Mary - A Story of Courage Theatre Production.

"An incredible production! A must see for schools (and big kids alike!). Well done Therase and your amazing crew! Laura, Jade and Simon you personified your roles so well and truly captured the life of one courageous woman! Congratulations to you all!” Anne- Marie Gallagher... > View Profile

Welcome to 1900's by Lola Montez

Get ready to be transported back to a time when the children played jacks (with old meat bones) and elastics (whilst their mothers made their clothes).   Your Educator - Lola Montez (a spider dancing ghost from the 1800's Australia) will take you on a ride back to yesteryear in... > View Profile

Aboriginal Storytime with Eva Jo Edwards

Traditional and contemporary stories from Aboriginal nations across Australia retold by Aboriginal educator and practitioner Eva Jo Edwards. Utilising spoken word, face painting and dance in each one hour session Eva Jo brings the tales to life in her own unique style which the... > View Profile

The Gold Rush

The Immersion Room will bring Sovereign Hill into your classroom! During the 1850s Australian Gold Rush, many Chinese people came to Australia in search of a fortune.  Students will get a taste of life as a Chinese digger by wearing traditional clothes, pigtails and carry... > View Profile

For the Love of Becker (Burke & Wills)

Come along for a camel ride in the 1860s, to discover an unknown land – the centre of Australia! Ludwig Becker was a well-respected artist and naturalist who was a significant part of the Burke & Wills expedition. This play follows his life and explorations before and during... > View Profile

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