Over 150 film clips outlining Australia's history from pre 1770 to contemporary history. Information is presented in film clips with links to related websites on events that occurred during that decade.
Some mighty big lumps of gold. Holtermann from left), Richard Ormsby Kerr (centre) and Beyers from right), with reef gold from Star of Hope mine, / American & Australasian Photographic Company, originally uploaded by State Library.
Design especially for the Australian Curriculum - Year 5 HASS Australian Gold Rush. This activity allows Year 5 HASS students to create a chronological timeline of the major events of the Australian Gold Rush.
Check out our great range of Australian colonial women teaching resources designed especially for Australian Upper Primary Teachers. Our Australian Colonial Women range of teaching resources feature Caroline Chisholm, Mary MacKillop, Georgiana McCrae and Trugranini. They are aligned to the Australian Curriculum and provide excellent hands-on activities for your Year 5 HASS Australian History lessons.