This high quality bundle is great to support your teaching of the HASS curriculum. Use to introduce this topic at the beginning of your unit or as a revision at the end, this bundle provides great ideas and ready to print activities to give your lessons that extra edge. It can also be used as a stand alone revision or 'topic of interest' activity for the end of the year.
These high quality posters, linked to the Australian curriculum, feature 17 key events that shaped the early Goldrush era in Australia. Each poster features the year and description of the event, as well as a supporting high resolution clip art or photograph from the era. Use to support your Australian history unit as posters or on the interactive whiteboard.
Also included in this bundle are 4 activities to use alongside the Australian Goldrush Timeline. Please see the preview for further details of these activities. Lesson plan instructions are included to aide you in the implementation of these activities.
This bundle is designed to save you time! Simply print, laminate where needed and you are ready to go.
Each poster is A4 size.
The events inlcuded in these posters are as follows (note the content described here is paraphrased and in more detail on the posters):
1823 - Gold found in Bathurst
1839 - Gold found in Blue Mountains
1840 - Gold found in Victoria
1844 - Gold found in Lithgow
1844 - Governor Gipps suppresses all gold discoveries
1851 - First payable gold discovered
1854 - miners rebel at Eureka
1855 - Sydney mint opened
1866 - Gold found in Queensland
1869 - World's largest nugget found
1870 - Gold found in South Australia
1872 - World's largest gold bearing piece of material found
1885 - Gold found in Western Australia
1887 - Large amounts of gold found in Murchison goldfields, WA
1892 - Gold found in Coolgardie, WA
1893 - Gold discovered in Kalgoorlie, WA
1899 - Perth mint opened
Please note: This product is for personal use only unless additional licences are purchased.
If you don't need the activities, why not just purchase the Australian Goldrush Timeline
separately. Click the link to find the product.
If you liked the look of this product, you may also like these:
— Australian History Timeline and Activity Bundle
— Australian Aboriginal Reconciliation Timeline - Pathway to Recognition
— Australian Federation Timeline
Please note: These posters are best printed on A4 sized paper.
Please note: This product is for personal use only. Multiple licences are available for use among more than one person.
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