DRAWN TO DUBBO

EXCURSION PACKAGE

 

DRAWN TO DUBBO

30 April – 31 July 2016

Western Plains Cultural Centre

 

 

K-3 History Syllabus Outcomes

Early Stage 1 – Communicates stories of their own family heritage and the heritage of others – HTe-1

Stage 1 – Identifies and describes significant places and sites in the local community over time – HT1-2

Stage 2 – identifies commemorations of significance in Australia – HT2-1

Stage 2 – describes and explains how significant individuals, groups and events contributed to changes in the local community over time - HT2-2

Stage 3 – describes and explains the significance of people, groups, places and events to the development of Australia – HT3-1

Stage 3 – identifies change and continuity and describes the causes and effects of change on Australian society HT3-3

 

DRAWN TO DUBBO

During this one hour excursion package students will:

1. Learn about significant individuals, groups and events which have shaped Dubbo

2. Identify and illustrate (using coloured permanent pens) on a huge floor map, those places in Dubbo which have significance to them. This map will be on display throughout the exhibition and will be preserved for future exhibitions

 

Cost $5 per student

 

 

Those schools booking this excursion package will be given a free tour of:

 

Strong Women, Strong Painting, Strong Culture

7 May – 7 August 2016

A bold and beautiful exhibition of Aboriginal women’s contemporary art from the Central and Western Deserts.

 

Waste to Art

7 May – 7 August 2016

Waste to Art is an annual exhibition showcasing the creative re-use of recycled materials.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Image Credit: 

A Facility of Dubbo Regional Council

76 WINGEWARRA STREET

PO BOX 81 DUBBO NSW 2830

 

W. westernplainsculturalcentre.org

E. contact@westernplainsculturalcentre.org

T. 02 6801 4444

F. 02 6801 4449

OPEN DAILY: 10am - 4pm

GALLERY CAFE: 9am - 4pm

Open until 6pm Friday Afternoons

 

Closed: Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day

The Gallery Cafe also closed Christmas Eve.

 

GENERAL ADMISSION FREE

(some special exhibitions may be ticketed)

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