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Education Resources

Discover the history of Cherbourg and living under “the Act”. With reference, criteria and assessment opportunities linked to the Australian Curriculum.

This series of 5 Educational resources have been developed to help understand what life was like living under The Act in the town of Barambah/Cherbourg.

These educational resources are aligned to the Australian Curriculum: English and History and can be used in the classroom or as a part of a visit to the Cherbourg Historical Precinct. The Ration Shed Museum Workbooks are fully supported by award winning short films and the fully comprehensive  www.cherbourgmemory.org and www.rationshed.com.au


Visit the Cherbourg Memory Project

Our Cherbourg Memory web app allows you to browse our archive of photos and videos as well as discovering aboriginal history in South East Qld with our Decade by Decade and Theme timeline apps. » View now