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This is what AWAtt is all about

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Via Seth Dixon
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Really wished I had created this. Thanks Durman District school board and Charles E Gritzner. (Apologies is surname is incorrect - difficult to read on the poster.)

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Thomas C. Thompson's curator insight, November 9, 2013 6:02 AM

Why care? It's all right here!

 

Leoncio Lopez-Ocon's curator insight, November 9, 2013 7:17 AM

Poster sobre la enseñanza de la geografía

Marcelle Searles's curator insight, January 25, 2014 4:39 AM

can be used for the inquiry process

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AWAtt  ...  is a Digital History book "History is the ship carrying living memories to the future."  Stephen Spender describes us well!
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Chef Ross Howell features at Lagoons 1770 Resort & Spa - The Australian

Chef Ross Howell features at Lagoons 1770 Resort & Spa - The Australian | Agnes Water Adventures through time | Scoop.it
A new resort, opened this month in the sleepy southern Great Barrier Reef town of Seventeen Seventy, brings with it a restaurant by leading Brisbane chef Ross Howell and the region’s first hotel day spa.
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Outback nurse and author is coming to town - Gladstone Observer

Outback nurse and author is coming to town - Gladstone Observer | Agnes Water Adventures through time | Scoop.it
OUTBACK Nurse Thea Hayes will be in the Gladstone region to promote her book next month.
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Captain Cook's Map of Australia, on which he landed with ... | AUSTRALIA

Captain Cook's Map of Australia, on which he landed with ... | AUSTRALIA | Agnes Water Adventures through time | Scoop.it
See more about Maps, Continents and Videos.
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Crabes bleus - Town of 1770

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They really are amazing to see ... check out https://instagram.com/jeniejo/ for an abstract view of the same scene.

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Making histories: Captain Cook and Indigenous Australia

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Maria Nugent, Research Fellow, Australian National University There is a corner (literally) in the BP exhibition Indigenous Australia: enduring civilisation that features the famous British navigat...
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History of the Colony of Queensland from 1700 to the Close of the Year 1881... - gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now

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The Reef: A Passionate History: The Great Barrier Reef from Captain Cook to Climate Change (Paperback)

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'A journey into the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef, as experienced by explorers, scientists, and artists'--
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Man remembered as icon of Agnes Water RSL - Fraser Coast Chronicle

Man remembered as icon of Agnes Water RSL - Fraser Coast Chronicle | Agnes Water Adventures through time | Scoop.it
LINDSAY Evans was the face of the Agnes Water/1770 RSL sub branch. He loved the Agnes community, and was a catalyst in the development of the town’s cenotaph.
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Judgment day

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THE turquoise waters around Lady Elliot Island, a speck on the southern edge of the Great Barrier Reef, look pristine. Coral, turtles, manta rays and...
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The #economist, you're talking about our back yard. If anyone wants to see for themselves, have a #holidayin1770agneswater!!

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seventeen seventy | SINA & TOBI TRAVELLING THE WORLD

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Posts about seventeen seventy written by tobiemmerich
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Anyone whose had a @holidayin1770agneswater must read this blog. It will bring back memories, and the pictures. I would love to know how many people have their version of this pic!

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Jennifer Ryan (@jeniejo) • Instagram photos and videos

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jennifermryan.com for stock photos, #holidayin1770agneswater : #agneswateradventures : #boosttutoring : #awatt : #duckfeet
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with #ANZAC Day 2 weeks away I have created an Instagram tribute

to my #father. He didn't talk about  WWII much, so I have used his war records to make sure my kids and grandkids know about that part of his life. If you have a similar tribute, please post the like here.

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Check out these jokers.

A full set of cards in their original plastic case, fea...

Check out these jokers.

A full set of cards in their original plastic case, featuring Queensland and Brisbane.
Not sure how old they are but they sure are very groovy.

Cross my palms with $10 and then get the pack out of here.
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I don't think they make card cases like this any more!

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1733 FIRST DAY COVER COLORANO SILK CAPTAIN JAMES COOK - gekoo.co - Search, Find, Compare and Buy it Now

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Bushwalking takes Ian to hundreds of tracks - Gladstone Observer

Bushwalking takes Ian to hundreds of tracks - Gladstone Observer | Agnes Water Adventures through time | Scoop.it
FORGET the treadmill, bushwalking in the Gladstone region is the best way to keep fit.
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And now is a perfect season to do some walking. The number of flowering tree, with  their bright colours and huge numbers mean there are plenty of noisy birds as well!

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David & Katherine on Twitter

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Lady Musgrave Island part of Australia's Great Barrier Reef. It's a short boat ride from Town of 1770 (which is a... pic.twitter.com/L6WEsq32bH
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Council's new planning scheme hits coastline hard - Gladstone Observer

Council's new planning scheme hits coastline hard - Gladstone Observer | Agnes Water Adventures through time | Scoop.it
THE days of rushing to develop prime beachfront real estate could be over in Gladstone if the state government approves the council’s new planning scheme.
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From a purely personal need POV, I believe this is a good idea. The thought that Australian coastlines could be off limits to the public is anathema to  me. Beach walking is so good for the soul!

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Captain Cook: Obsession and Discovery - A Likely Lad - YouTube

This documentary tells the real story of the life & times of Captain James Cook; the greatest explorer in history who discovered Australia & New Zealand. His...
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Welcome to Captain Cook 1770 Festival Website

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The Captain Cook 1770 Festival has been held on the weekend closest to the May 24 since 1992.

Each year at the festival, the landing of Lieut.
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Lots of community members join together to make this a memorable weekend. From the re-enactment, the music and street parade to the Art Show it is a local favourite.

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Jenie Jo on Twitter

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This seems apt for #Authors where #amwriting is more fantasy than #reality pic.twitter.com/RFTsVQh45s
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We are all the author's of our own destiny. Yes. And we go is very important.

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Customers fear what Westpac partnership will mean for them - Bundaberg News Mail

Customers fear what Westpac partnership will mean for them - Bundaberg News Mail | Agnes Water Adventures through time | Scoop.it
AGNES Water Westpac customers fear they will be left with limited banking capabilities after Westpac announced its in-store branch will move to the post office.
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Seventeen Seventy, Queensland

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Information, address details and comments for Seventeen Seventy, Queensland , Australia on RouteAndGo.net

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What is in a name? If you #holidayin1770agneswater you may find the answer is a lot. We answer to: The Town of 1770; Seventeen Seventy; 1770. I really like plain old "1770" but apparently its ILLEGAL!

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A history of Australia’s Indigenous art in 10 objects

A history of Australia’s Indigenous art in 10 objects | Agnes Water Adventures through time | Scoop.it
The Australian continent is larger than Europe, has been inhabited for more than 60,000 years and once belonged to hundreds of Indigenous groups. Ahead of a major British Museum show, curator Gaye Sculthorpe presents 10 objects that sum up the controversies of this complex national story
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#theguardian, thanks. I was able to get to #GOMA's exhibition of Indigenous art. This pics are wonderful, the gallery exhibition was amazing. Check our local museum if you #holidayin1770agneswater.

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Surfers pumped for Agnes Waters festival

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SURFERS from across Queensland are preparing to drop in on the Discovery Coast for the Agnes Water Surfing Festival and due to its high demand, the festival has been extended to a three-day event to start on April 17.
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Stephen Bennett on Twitter

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Visiting many of the more remote National Parks today. North Agnes Water. pic.twitter.com/yPl3roNOg8
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Did he say National Parks? Walk, drive, fly ... any way you choose you can get to national parks when you #holidayin1770agneswater

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What's on in Gladstone during school holidays - Gladstone Observer

What's on in Gladstone during school holidays - Gladstone Observer | Agnes Water Adventures through time | Scoop.it
HERE'S a taste of what the kids can participate in the second week of the school holidays.
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Am I too young?

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