Stage 4 - 5: Connecting to Country

Stage 4 - 5: Connecting to Country


In this fascinating workshop, students will learn about the importance of the land’s role in kinship, spirituality and everyday life for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples. This workshop draws on the location of Taronga Zoo Sydney’s and Taronga Western Plains Zoo's culturally significant sites to explore Aboriginal history and identity while reinforcing a connection to Country.

For information regarding syllabus outcomes and learning activities before and after your Zoo experience, please download the Learning Resources.

Suitable for

Stage 4 and 5 History and Geography.


Taronga Institute for Science & Learning at Taronga Zoo Sydney and also available at Taronga Western Plains Zoo Dubbo.