Indigenous Australians


Interactive map of Indigenous Australians

Australia’s indigenous peoples have a rich heritage of astronomical observation and story telling.

 Archaeoastronomy is an important field of research in Australia and other parts of the world.

These stories are from all around Australia.

Other Links

Indigenous people all over the world have their own mythology and stories about the sky.

Traditions of the Sun is a NASA site that explores the ancient astronomical observatories at Chaco Canyon, New Mexico and the Yucatan in Mexico.  from Questacon

Terra Nullius? The Very Early Years
Stage 2 unit - In this unit students are presented with a range of problem-solving situations that reflect the significant events of the colonisation of Australia. Through discussion, students make choices which they must then justify.

Aboriginal Studies Webquest 

ABC Indigenous

A portal to Indigenous Australian information on the web.

Fact sheets on Indigenous Australians from National Archives


Indigenous Australians

This site explores Indigenous Australia through storytelling, cultures and histories. It includes Stories of the Dreaming, teachers' resources and content for students

Caring for country

Traditional Music


Aboriginal Bush Food and Medicine

 Indigenous Australia Introduction to Aboriginal technology

Dreaming Stories

Indigenous Australia Dreaming Stories list

 Dust Echoes

Stories of the Dreaming

Rock Painting

Aboriginal Art Online

Aboriginal GAMES and pastimes

 State Library Indigenous Australians

Local Aboriginals-Coffs Harbour


 Australian Indigenous Athletes and Sports Stars


 The Sea And The Rock Gives Us A Feed-Corindi NSW


Aboriginal history

Aboriginal heritage

Indigenous Australia

Famous Aboriginal people

Eddie Mabo