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Digging Deeper - historical stories from the Royal Botanic Garden

Teacher Professional Development Afternoon

Join the Royal Botanic Gardens Education Programs Team for an insight into the 200 year history of the Garden and beyond. Meet with experts who will delve deeper into the Garden’s past and learn more about history and cultural programs for schools at the Gardens.

This workshop will cover:

  • Garden history programs for primary and high schools 
  • A visit to the Garden Library historical collection and learn about some of our special objects. 
  • Historical reflections and stories from the 2016 Kaldor Project  32 barrangal dyara (skin and bones) 
  • Archaeological record of the Garden 
  • Garden History Tour visiting special historical locations 
  • Aboriginal Heritage and Culture presentation
  • And a tasty Bush Food afternoon tea!

Who: Primary & Secondary Teachers
When: Wednesday 5th April 2017, 4 - 7pm
Where: The Learning Centre, The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Cost: $20 per person
Bookings: Essential online. Please click here to book 
Contact: school.excursions@rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au  or 9231 8134