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Educating students about healthy marine life, sustainable seafood & how their choices matter. Fish for Good Schools Program ▶

During the 19th century the Australian Sea-lion was nearly hunted to extinction for food and its fur. Today this remarkable animal's biggest threat is due to unsustainable fishing practices.

During this exciting and interactive video conference session students will:

Meet a seal keeper with one of our gorgeous sea lions

Discuss their characteristics, predators and prey, their special adaptations for survival and the role we can all play in protecting the Australian Sea-lion.


Videoconference Topic

Australian Sea-lions, threatened species, ecologically responsible behaviours

Stage/Age Targeted

Sessions are targeted at S2 – S3


Friday 5th September 2014


Video Conference: Session - $60. Recommended class size 30 students.


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