Members of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities are advised that this resource contains names and images of deceased people. Please be aware that certain words, terms, or descriptions may be culturally sensitive and may be considered inappropriate today, but may have reflected the author’s and or creator’s attitudes or that of the period in which they were written. 

Using this resource

This resource is aligned with the Australian Curriculum: History for Year 10 students. It adopts an inquiry learning approach that develops students’ skills as historians. The resource engages students with a rich selection of sources and challenges them to draw their own conclusions about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ struggle for civil rights in Australia.

Timeline of Events 1901-1967

Timeline of Events 1901-1967

The 1967 Referendum theme

The 1967 Referendum

Trove—Indigenous Teacher’s Resource Kit

Trove—Indigenous Teacher’s Resource Kit

Research Guide

Research Guide