This module of the NSW Marine Parks Education Kit explores Aboriginal peoples’ connection to and use of the sea (sea country) in the Cape Byron area, including their traditional practices, and how this connection is expressed through art, dance and music.

The importance of various habitats within the near-shore marine environment of cape Byron is taught through 4 modules, which includes the sustainable use of these habitats and marine resources by the traditional Aboriginal custodians.

The modules cover marine parks and conservation, estuaries, rocky shores, and Aboriginal cultural heritage, offering a comprehensive interactive learning experience for primary school students and other interested people.

Click here to download the CBMP Sea Country MP Module 4 (PDF 2.6mb)

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