DISASTERMAPPER

An interactive resource plotting
Australia’s disasters on the map

DINGO CREEK

Interactive game where students
travel back in time to save Dingo Creek

DIGITAL STORIES

As told by survivors and others involved
in some of our worst natural disasters

Disaster Resilience Education For Schools

For teachers and students, this toolkit of disaster resilience education resources focuses on both individual and community resilience, vital components to developing a shared understanding of the critical role everyone plays in developing a disaster resilient Australia.

Resources are designed to be flexible to individual learning styles and are aligned to curriculum.

In this week!

Tryal Shipwreck 1622

25 May
The Tryal sailed from Plymouth for Batavia (Jakarta) on 4 September 1621 on her maiden voyage. It struck rocks in the Monte Bello Islands off the northern Western Australian coast on 25 May 1622. Approximately 95 people died. It is thought it was likely to be the first European ship wrecked on the Australian coast.

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