My Acknowledgement of Country

Acknowledging Country has become common practice at the start of events such as preschool assemblies, meetings and presentations. Sometimes we forget about the significance of the act of Acknowledging Country. In this activity, children develop their own unique and meaningful Acknowledgement of Country. 

Caring for Country (Secondary)

Caring for Country/place and looking after the lands, seas and skies on which one lives and learns is everyone’s responsibility. It’s important to acknowledge that there are many different ways to take and share responsibility for caring for Country that may seem like small steps, but which hold big significance. Learning from Aboriginal and Torres […]

Caring for Country (Primary)

In this activity, students will explore what Country/place means to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. They watch the Play school episode ‘Acknowledgement of Country’ to help them to understand the significance of Country/place and to build a personal sense of responsibility for respecting the environment around them. Students are encouraged to become aware of […]

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