The Australian Alps, a powerful teacher | 14 February

Photo: Jon Harris photographyThe Australian Alps has renewed its resource for teachers and students – the Australian Alps Education Kit. There are factsheets available for download on the following topics: climate, Aboriginal people, conservation, fauna, vegetation, fire, geology, grazing, mining, recreation and tourism, soils and water catchment. There is helpful information to help with planning a field trip into the Alps, along with dedicated teacher’s notes. Finally, there is a selection of links to further resources for each topic.

Australian Alps Education Kit