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Connect to My Country with Farmer Dave and the Backtrack Boys – Schools

A linguistic and transformative adventure

Students will celebrate our Connection to Country through embracing our Aboriginal past.

Presented by Farmer Dave and The Backtrack Boys.

Highlights

  • Suitable for all stages.
  • Presented by Farmer Dave Graham and The Backtrack Boys.
  • Learn about one of our traditional peoples, the weaving of yarns and Dreamtime stories.
  • Each workshop is unique and is dependent on which presenter visits your school and which region they are from.
  • Sessions can be structured to align with your school timetable.
  • Up to date Working with Children Check, Risk Assessment and Certificate of Currency provided.

Description

Presented from one of our ancient people including Kamilaroi – from NSW, Arrernte from NT and Bigambul from Qld, students will develop an understanding of bush survival, bush tucker, dance and art.

Our Custodians bring their larrikin style of interactive activation for every participants mind, body and soul.  As always Farmer Dave and the Backtrack Boys (yes they are the same guys that were in the Movie and on TV) are not only fun but give an incredible educational experience for students and educators alike to embrace OUR Aboriginal Heritage!

Curriculum & Syllabuses

Humanities and Social Sciences

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders Histories and Cultures

NAIDOC

Facilitator Profile

Farmer Dave Graham is a farmer and professional animal behaviourist from Southwest Queensland.  Farmer Dave is well known as a presenter and spokesperson.

Farmer Dave is Australia’s number one live performance host bringing together his love of animals and Australian bush culture to connect audiences with positive modern training methods through entertainment, engagement and education!

Farmer Dave is well known for his amazing Muttley Crew through which he shares insights on building better bonds with our furry (and non-furry!) family through training, sports and socialisation.

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