The Night We Made the Flag, a book about the Eureka Stockade. Suits Year 5 history curriculum.
Australian gold rushes
1850 Gold Rush Diary
J. Heins’s cottage, Gulgong, NSW, 1872. - Photo Credit: Beaufoy Merlin / Charles Bayliss - a part of Australia's history from the late 1800s depict the heady excitement of Australia's Gold Rush period.
Gold Prospecting No 1 Creek, Kinglake Victoria Australia
"German prospector Bernhard Otto Holtermann with a mass of nearly all solid gold, Hill End, New South Wales, 1872. The gold weighed 630lb & valued at 12,000 pounds."
Gold Rush in the West - Australian History, Gold. Short film
Australian Gold, History and Culture Info. There are links at the bottom of the page here too. The information is produced by the Gold Rush Colony Theme Park.
Australia's Gold Rush in pictures_image7 - Australian Geographic
Eureka! It's Gold! craft