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The Library is open 8.00 to 4.30 Mon-Thurs, 8.00 to 3.30 Fri. Extended hours for Year 12 students: 8.00 - 5.30 Mon-Thurs. We also have a selection of games available to play during recess and lunch. Only games from the Library are to be played.
FILM : Babakiueria (1986)
This film is a satirical look at white Australian culture from an Indigenous perspective.
Originally released as part of the '200 Years Celebrations' in 1986
FILM : Jedda (c1950's)
This film from the 1950's provides interesting insight into the attitudes and perspectives towards Indigenous culture at the time.
The film broke new ground in its era, as it was the first Australian film to star two Indigenous actors.
FRED MAYNARD : Aboriginal Patriot
LIBRARY CATALOGUE : RESOURCES
Arrival of the Europeans
Call Number: 994.02 BAR
Australian History before 1900
Call Number: 9943 BAR
The Commonwealth of Australia evolving into a nation
Call Number: 994.020 BAR
Exploration and expansion
Call Number: 9994.02 BAR
Exploring History of Australia
Call Number: 994 BAR
Frontier : 1788-1830 - They must always consider us as enemies : Part 1 [DVD]
Call Number: 994.004 THE
Frontier :1830-1860 - Worse than slavery itself : Part 2 : [DVD]
Call Number: 994.004 WOR
Frontier: 1860-1938 : The government should shut its eyes : Part 3 [DVD]
Call Number: 994.004 GOV
George Augustus Robinson
Call Number: 994.02 ROB
His father's eyes
Call Number: English TrRef
Requiem for a beast by
Saying Sorry to the stolen generation : the apology
Call Number: 362.84 HIL
Call Number: English TrRef
Stolen Generations : the way forward
Call Number: 362.84 STO
Who did what when? Aboriginal Australia
Call Number: 305.89 BAR
Other available resources
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- Australia together
- sharing our history
- resources [stories]
Resources which may be of interest ...
- Eora: Mapping Aboriginal Sydney, 1770-1850
- Representing Indigenous Australians in 19th Century Art
- Exploring Aboriginal Melbourne with the Koorie Heritage trust
FILM : Rabbit Proof Fence (2002)
At the time (1930's) it was Australian Government policy to train Indigenous children as domestic workers and integrate them into white society. - Includes study guide
FILM : Stolen Generations (2000)
Indigenous film maker Darlene Johnson draws on personal stories to describe the experience of Australia's stolen generations.
INSIGHT: Aboriginal or not
Teacher Resources :
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