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Life On The Goldfields

The Original Gold Rush Colony Has Hands On Experience

The Original Gold Rush Colony offers a true Australian History activity in Life On The Goldfields. Two experienced co-ordinators dressed appropriately in the 1850's school "Master" and school "Mam" take the students back in time to imagine what it might have been like to live in the Gold Rush days of Australia.

Explore going to School, making a traditional toy, playing a traditional game and participating in making their own digger's food - "Damper with Cocky's Joy" (golden syrup).

This activity takes approximately 1.5 - 2 hours depending on numbers.

Educational / Recreational Activity Details
Approximate Duration: 
1.5 - 2 hours
Group Activity Pricing: 
$10.00 Per primary student (Teachers & Bus Drivers Free of Charge)
Activity Suitable For: 
Junior Schools (Years 2-4)
Primary Schools (Years 5&6)

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