Awabakal Environmental Education Centre

Discover - Investigate - Learn

Telephone02 4944 8233

Emailawabakal-e.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Geography - Landscapes (Stage 4)

Students investigate the coastal landscape of Awabakal Nature Reserve and the landforms within it. Students use geographical tools to measure and record data investigating a range of landforms. Students investigate ways people have changed this landscape, the impact of human activities and management strategies.

• Brief introduction and explanation of the day and equipment at Awabakal EEC

• Walk through Awabakal Nature Reserve conducting fieldwork activities.

Activities:

• Data collection using a range of equipment e.g. GPS, anemometers, hygrometers, clinometers, compass and identification charts

• Survey of human impact, management strategies and stakeholders

• Field sketch

• Discussion of the value of the Nature Reserve and how Aboriginal people manage and protect landscapes.

For further information on curriculum links, program and excursion information open the program overview or contact us.