If you're looking for a great resource to learn about Australia, here's an awesome one that you can download for FREE from the Australian embassy website. "Tell Me About Australia" is available in a 48 page pdf file. This resource for school children K-8, includes facts on geography, unique wildlife & the environment, history, aboriginal culture & natural wonders, government, education & sports.
School resources · Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House. Getting it together from colonies for Federation. Free downloadable teachers guide including Australian Curriculum History links.
Great Australian History Federation Timeline Activity for Year 6! Aligns with the Australian Curriculum too! It can be found at https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Australian-History-Federation-Timeline-Activity-2276570
Add a new and fun dimension to your study of the Australian gold rushes. This layered word book spells the word GOLDRUSH and each page contains questions for students to investigate and answer. A note-taking table is included to support students as they investigate the answers to the questions. Australian history lessons
Australia’s foremost outdoor museum, Sovereign Hill re-creates Ballarat’s first ten years after the discovery of gold in 1851 when thousands of international adventurers rushed to the Australian goldfields in search of fortune.