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Achievements and activism: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander studies (Stage 2, Stage 3, Stage 4)

  27-Jul-2022      02:00PM
Live Event

Explore our Collection with one of our expert Learning Facilitators as your guide. This program explores portraits of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander subjects.


Through activity, drawing, conversation and close looking students will discover their culture and significant events from Colonial times to contemporary society.
In this program, students will explore the nature of colonisation and its influence on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Examine the history of status and rights of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in Australian Democracy.


BROUGHT TO YOU BY: National Portrait Gallery

Event Details

Date & Time

  27-Jul-2022    02:00PM   + Google Calendar  + iCal Export

Event Type

Live Event - Scheduled

Delivery Platform



1 Hour


Primary, Secondary

Main KLA, Strand, Sub Strand

Aboriginal Culture and History

Other KLAs

Creative Arts » Visual Arts » Appreciating (Visual Arts)

HSIE » History » Australian History: Community and Remembrance, First Contacts (Stage 2 - Year 3 and 4)

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Technology and Materials Requirements

Students require a sheet of paper and a pencil to draw with.

This virtual learning program will be delivered via Zoom. Prior to the session you will be sent a Zoom link to follow on the day.

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Contact us at [email protected] if you would like this program delivered for your class on a different date or for a specific year level, or to organise a virtual program using a different conferencing platform.

If you have any queries please contact the provider

Name: Jane Duong

Phone: 02 6102 7070

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.portrait.gov.au

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