Uncle Roy Book Launch

In 2018, Petaurus Education Group were involved in the development of many wonderful resources and programs across the Murray, Riverina and Western areas of New South Wales. This included Creative Catchment Kids books and working with schools to develop HSIE curriculum content focussing on the cross-curriculum priority – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures.

Cultural Stories

Landcare Stories

HSIE Curriculum Resources

Jerilderie Public School

OVERVIEW: Uncle Freddie Dowling is a Pangarang Elder and lives in Jerilderie, NSW. He is a storyteller and published author. This project will engage Uncle Freddie to run workshops in the schools, develop curriculum activities from his stories and record his stories in digital format for future generations.

Kapooka Public School

OVERVIEW: Our Small schools network comprising Kapooka, Ladysmith, Tarcutta and Uranquinty Public Schools actively work together for curriculum and professional development.  As a learning network we propose to work with local Wiradjuri people and education specialists to guide us in developing stage based learning activities that will be suitable for use with the latest digital communication technologies. This resource will provide a range of information and activities to help teachers and students within the Riverina region of New South Wales learn about Australia’s First Peoples.

Henty Public School

OVERVIEW: To develop the knowledge, skills and understanding of teachers in the Morgan Country Network through targeted professional development and the development of teaching and learning resources that will provide lesson content and learning experiences focussing on locally significant protocols, histories, places, cultures and traditions.