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Encounters. Indigenous contact and culture: a classroom resource

Caution: This website includes images and names of deceased people that may cause distress to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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The Encounters classroom resource was created with the generous support of the Sidney Myer Fund.
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Black and white photo of two Indigenous men.

Indigenous culture & history

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Foundation to Year 12.

Computer generated illustration of the Aboriginal flag.

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Browse this online collection of drawings, photos and videos posted by visitors to the Encounters exhibition, via the Articulate app.

Black and white sketch of a man's face (detail).

Encounters exhibition

Background and stories behind the making of the Encounters exhibition.