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The fascinating story of Kings Park

Travel through time to learn about the first people in Kings Park and how they used its plants and animals for food, shelter and medicine. Learn the Nyoongar names for plants and animals, explore Aboriginal ceremonies and hear about the first European explorers. Engage in role play and make a journey stick to reinforce this trip through time, remembering the important people and events that have shaped Kings Park and Western Australia.

Year level: 3 - 7
Duration: 90 minutes
Cost: Refer to Fees and Charges
Location: Western Australian Botanic Garden
Bookings: Essential, please contact the Education Bookings Officer.
Australian curriculum links: History, Science, English, Geography
Cross curriculum priorities: Sustainability, Aboriginal Histories and Cultures

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