Guwanyi Walama: Aboriginal Perspectives of Bennelong Point – Interactive Tour 16th August ’24 2:00pm session (Stage 2, Stage 3)
Students join our Indigenous tour guides for an interactive exploration of the Indigenous history of Tubowgule (Bennelong Point), the site on which Sydney Opera House sits.
An interactive tour of Tubowgule (Bennelong Point)
This oral history from the Aboriginal perspective will have students imagining this iconic Sydney place from creation time and the ancestral spirits who formed the landscape, to pre-settlement and the arrival of the First Fleet.
Students will learn about the daily life of the clan that inhabited Sydney Cove, the changes that came with the arrival of Governor Phillip and the first settlers, and the fascinating story of the man called Bennelong.
IS THIS A FREE EVENT? Yes
BROUGHT TO YOU BY: Sydney Opera House
Live Event - Scheduled
This is a free event
HT2-2, HT2-3, HT2-4, HT3-1, HT3-2, HT3-3, HT3-4, GE2-1, GE2-2, GE2-3, GE3-1,GE3-2,GE3-3, EN2-1A, EN2-11D, EN3-1A , EN3-8D
Main KLA, Strand, Sub Strand
Aboriginal Culture and History
HSIE » History » Australian History: Colonials and National (Stage 3 - Year 5 and 6)
HSIE » Geography » People, Places and Environments (Stage 2 - Year 3 and 4)
Please note that these sessions have limited places, if you are unable to attend please do let us know so that your place can be opened up to another school. Failure to attend without notice can mean you are barred from making further bookings. Please contact Sydney Opera House Creative Learning on 02 9250 7770 or [email protected] if you need to change or cancel your booking.
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Please note that this is an interactive session and that a working camera and microphone connection is required in order to participate
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Name: Creative Learning Team
Phone: +61 2 9250 7770
Email: [email protected]