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Would your students know a chuditch from a quenda? (K - Yr 12) Chuditch reduced
Native animal specimens (taxidermy) are available for short term loan at no cost to schools.
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Animal specimens kindly donated by Alcoa of Australia.
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Turtle Beware Loan KitTurtle mat reduced

Turtle Beware! This loan kit contains a turtle mat and props. It provides young children with the opportunity to explore the features of the long necked turtle and the dangers it faces in the urban environment through play. (K - Yr 2)Loan Period 3 weeks. No cost
View Turtle Beware Loan Kit Teacher Notes
View the TurtleWatch Fact Sheet

Turtle Watch School Accreditation
Schools are encouraged to become a Turtle Watch Accredited School.
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 Trail Map

Canning River Regional Park Trail



Rivers of Emotion
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Our Rivers tell us about ourselves, our communities and our values. (K - Yr 12)

Explore the deep emotional significance the Derbarl Yerrigan and Djarlgarro Beelier/Swan and Canning Rivers hold for historic and contemporary communities as a practical, pleasure and spiritual resource.
Download your FREE Rivers of Emotion (pdf) booklet by clicking on the link below.
View the Rivers of Emotion booklet


The Wood Railway by Rachel Dalais

The Story of the Mason and Bird Timber Company (Yr 3-6) The Wood Railway reduced

The Wood Railway tells the story of the development and demise of a pioneering timber company based in Carmel and Cannington in the 1860s. Jarrah timber, then known as ‘Swan River Mahogany’ was transported to Fremantle for export by utilising a precarious wooden railway and the Canning River.

Teacher Pack available for loan. Includes student text book and teacher’s notes.
No cost.


Hotel Hollows

Black Cockatoo Floor Board Game (Yr3-7) Hotel Hollows Game reduced

Hotel Hollows is a floor board game for students that introduces students to the Black Cockatoo and reinforces the importance of tree hollows as vital breeding habitats for these WA endangered birds.
Board Game and related notes available for loan.
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No Cost.


Sustainable Schools WA AuSSI-WA Toolkit 

Sustainable Schools WA is a whole-school planning framework for Education for Sustainability (EfS) that has been developed 'by schools, for schools' to support implementation of the Western Australian Curriculum.

Click here to access Sustainable Schools WA toolkit and other primary and secondary school resources.

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Australian Association for Environmental Education Western Australia

Resouces for TurtleWatch and waste education are available at this website: 



Climate Watch in the Canning River Regional Park

ClimateWatch is a national citizen science program that enables every Australian to collect and record data to better understand how climate change is affecting our wildlife.

To find out more about ClimateWatching at the Canning River Regional Park, click here

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 ClimateWatch App for iPhone/Android

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