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Aboriginal Art Culture and Tourism Australia

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Information on Aboriginal Art & artists, australian aboriginal culture, didgeridoo, history and language.
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This site has information about the Arrernte people of Central Australia.  It has an overview of who they are and their traditional country. It also has links to information on art and culture, hunting and gathering, their family system, religion and ceremony and an Arrernte dictionary.

 

 

 

01.3 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples have unique belief systems and are spiritually connected to the land, sea, sky and waterways.

01.2 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities maintain a special connection to and responsibility for Country/Place throughout all of Australia

01.5 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ ways of life are uniquely expressed through ways of being, knowing, thinking and doing.

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Desert Biome: plants and animals

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This site looks at plant and animal adaptations for survival in a desert environment or biome.

It also contains links to information on the Simpson Desert and desert climate.

Living things have structural features and adaptations that help them to survive in their environment. (ACSSU043)

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Mammals losing fight to feral cats - The Australian

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Mammals losing fight to feral cats
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The authors point out that in Australia most mammal loss occurs in inland deserts and across the north, where there has been little extensive clearing or human occupation.
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 Although Australia’s landscape is dominated by deserts, these dry environments support a variety of wonderful wildlife, some of which are endangered.

A student shows a willingness to engage responsibly with local, national and global issues relevant to their lives, and to shaping sustainable futures. STV 23A

 

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What is a desert?

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This site contains general information about what is a desert; plant and animal adaptations for survival in the desert; scientists researching the desert; and threats to the diversity of life in the desert.  It makes specific reference to Australian deserts and to deserts in Africa and South America.  It also has suggested activities for students.

Living things have structural features and adaptations that help them to survive in their environment. (ACSSU043)


The growth and survival of living things are affected by the physical conditions of their environment. (ACSSU094)

 

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Desert Knowledge for Kids - Alice Springs Desert Park

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Visiting Central Australia? Home to an array of arid wildlife and flora the Alice Springs Desert Park showcase one of the worlds finest nature Parks. Check us out at this website.
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Click on any of the animals pictured to find information about them.

 

Living things have structural features and adaptations that help them to survive in their environment. (ACSSU043)

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