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.

 

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

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

Parliament Process

Fully immerse your students in government and democracy. Students examine the democratic process in Australia. They learn the roles of the three levels of government and how the Australian federal parliament relates to the Westminster system. Students engage in an... > View Profile

Endeavour School Incursions

Bringing History to your Classroom: • Learn about explorers like Captain Cook, Sir Joseph Banks, Captain Bligh and more • Discover  the Europeans who came to Australia before and after Cook, including  pre-colonisation of Australia • Design topics to suit your learning... > 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

Colonial Experience 2 Hour Show (British Colonisation - Australia History)

The Colonial Experience school incursion is a complete interactive show that allows children to experience what life was like back in the Colonial Times, during the British Colonisation of Australia. With authentic equipment, real-life anecdotes, songs and events from the... > View Profile

'The Banjo'- Poems of Banjo Paterson

In this 50 minute interactive performance, we look at the life and works of Australia's greatest poet, A.B 'Banjo' Patterson. Who was this man? Why is he so important that we put his image on our 10 dollar note? The Banjo not old penned the wonderful lyrics to 'Waltzing... > View Profile

Gold Rush History & Parlour Games

Get ready to step back in time and be greeted by Civil James and/or Margaret Kennedy (the first male and female to find Gold in 1851). This interactive and fun incursion takes the students on a journey through time to the days of old. We make history fun and then introduce some... > View Profile

Naidoc/ Multicultural/ Australiana Show

We are all Australians but we don’t stop often enough to think about the original peoples of this great land and pay respect to them for caring and looking after Australia for us - the children of today. What is Naidoc and what can we do to learn about it? This show explores... > 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

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 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

ANZAC Story (Australian History on Gallipoli)

The ANZAC STORY School Incursion Show - What does it mean? It is a live interactive incursion and school performance designed specifically to offer students the opportunity to learn through an interactive experience of THE ANZACs. Based on the HSIE Unit "Gallipoli and the... > 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

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