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Aboriginal Education Services


Aboriginal Education Services

Aboriginal Education Services (AES) supports Department of Education Learning Services, schools, colleges and child and family centres to develop practices and environments that improve educational outcomes for Aboriginal students and that address the Australian Curriculum cross-curriculum priority of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and    [More +] 

 Aboriginal Education Services



Aboriginal Sharers of Knowledge (ASK) program     

          ASK Guidelines and Application form   

                 Aboriginal Cultural Educator Registration form         


         Co-ordinator: Todd Sculthorpe

         Phone: (03) 6165 5477




Aboriginal Education Services –Funding for Schools
Aboriginal Education Services provides targetted funding support to Tasmanian Government schools to support initiatives that close the gap in educational outcomes for Aboriginal students and that address the cross curriculum priority of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures.       [More +]                
TMAG Tours for Schools with an Aboriginal Learning Facilitator
AES and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG) have collaborated to employ an Aboriginal Learning Facilitator (ALF) to encourage and facilitate more public schools to visit TMAG for guided tours and cultural education programs.
Teachers can book groups into:
1.    Introductory Tour of ningina tunapri
2.    Introductory Tour of Our land: Parrawa, Parrawa! Go away!
3.    Self-guided tours
4.    2016 Tasmanian Aboriginal Culture Education Program – waranta mulaka yula
                                                 We, the Tasmanian Aboriginal Community, hunt muttonbirds.     [More+]
Bush Kinder – Sustainability Learning Centre, Mount Nelson
Pre-school children can learn more about the bush in a culturally responsive way be learning alongside Aboriginal people.
Parents can bring their pre-school family and teachers can bring their kinder or Launching into Learning students to the weekly Bush Kinder sessions at Mount Nelson this year.
The Bush Kinder at the Sustainability Learning Centre is a joint venture between Aboriginal Education Services and the Sustainability Learning Centre.
See flyers below for more information.

Aboriginal Education Library
Limited Library access during school holidays please phone ahead.
Phone: (03) 6165 5480 
See a 2 minute video of the library
Some of our DVDs are available on the Aboriginal Education YouTube Channe

Aboriginal Education Services 
GPO Box 169
Hobart  Tas  7001
30 Raminea Road Lindisfarne 7015 (entrance via Brammall Street).
Phone: (03) 6165 5478
Fax:     (03) 6233 2466
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