Secondary school workshops

Our secondary school offerings are predominantly focused on aspects of the History Curriculum, but in creative ways that also include Art, Drama and English syllabus elements.

On this day

On this day
16 June

1942 — HMAS NESTOR, the only major Australian warship never to have visited Australia, was scuttled after being heavily damaged in a bomb attack in the Mediterranean. Four sailors were killed in the bomb attack

1942 — Coastwatcher, SBLT CL PAGE was captured by the Japanese on Tabar Island, off New Guinea. He was later executed

1948 — The Malayan Emergency was declared after three estate managers were murdered by Communist guerrillas. Australia’s military response to the  Emergency began in 1950