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PHOTOS OF OUR TOUR

 

DAY 5

DAY 5 - Thursday 6th June 2013
7.15am Breakfast and pack up
9am Walking Tour of ANZAC Parade Memorials
10am National Zoo & Aquarium
www.nationalzoo.com.au/education.htm
12noon Lunch and  Travel to Sydney Airport by coach
7.05pm Depart Sydney Airport on Flight QF548
8.35pm Arrive Brisbane Airport

At the National Zoo and Aquarium
At the National Zoo and Aquarium


Almost home!  Just about to board.
   
At the Zoo
At the Zoo
At the Zoo
At the Zoo

Looking out over Yarralumla

Afternoon Tea at Mittagong

 

DAY 4

DAY 4 - Wednesday 5th June 2013
7am Breakfast
9.30am Deep Space Communication Complex
http://www.cdscc.nasa.gov/Pages/education.html
12.30pm Lunch
2pm Governor General's Residence
4pm National Film & Sound Archives http://nfsa.gov.au/
5.45pm Dinner
7pm Questacon http://canberra.questacon.edu.au/
Walking back to the cabins after breakfast
Walking back to the cabins after breakfast
Tidbinbilla Space Complex
Deep Space Communication Complex
Tidbinbilla SPace Complex
Deep Space Communication Complex
Deep Space Communication Complex
Deep Space Communication Complex
Shopping at Questacon
Shopping at Questacon
At Government House YarralumlaAt Government House, Yarralumla In the grounds of Government HouseIn the grounds of Government House, Yarralumla
The Governor-General's Dining Room Our new governor general?Our new Governor-General?

 

 

DAY 3

DAY 3 - Tuesday 4th June 2013
7.30am Breakfast
8.30am Visit Mount Ainslie for Views of the Parliamentary Triangle
10am National Capital Exhibition Centre
11.30am Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House  http://moadoph.gov.au/
1pm Lunch
1.30pm Mr Spokes Bike Riding
3pm Australian War Memorial http://www.awm.gov.au/
6pm Dinner
7.30pm Australian Institute of Sport   Guided Tour & Sportex Program http://www.ausport.gov.au/ais
Old Parliament House
Outside Old Parliament House

Famous Politicians in the old House of Representatives
'Famous Politicians' in the old House of Representatives

Old Parliament House Senate
Old Parliament House Senate
Lunch by the lake 
Lunch by the Lake
   Canberra Bike Riding by Lake Burley Griffin
Bike Riding by Lake Burley Griffin
Museum of Australian Democracy
Museum of Australian Democracy
Museum of Australian Democracy
Museum of Australian Democracy
Vietnam War Memorial
Vietnam War Memorial
Korean Memorial on ANZAC Avenue
Korean Memorial on ANZAC Avenue

 

DAY 2

 

DAY 2 - Monday 3rd June 2013
7.15am Breakfast
9.00am Parliament House (Parliamentary Education Office Program and tours of the Senate and House of Representatives, and lunch) http://www.peo.gov.au/
12noon Electoral Education Centre at Old Parliament House and Embassy Tour
www.aec.gov.au/education/services/eec_canberra.htm
3.30pm Cockington Green
5.30pm Carotel for dinner
7pm AMF Bowling Night
Parliament House
Serjeant-at-Arms in mock parliament

Mock Parliament
Mock Parliament

with Peter Dutton
With Peter Dutton in his parliamentary office
Learning about the Senate
Learning about the Senate

On top of Parliament House
On the train at Cockington Green
On the train at Cockington Green
at Cockington Green
Cockington Green
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Learning about our Voting System

Breakfast at the Carotel

Lunch in the  Old Parliament House Rose Garden

In the foyer of Parliament House
 
DAY 1
DAY 1 - Sunday, 2nd June, 2013
  Gather at Brisbane Airport
7am/8am Depart Brisbane for Sydney
11am Beatie Bow Walking Tour of Rocks Area of Sydney
12.30pm Lunch
2.15pm Ferry from Circular Quay to Watsons Bay
3pm Bus to Canberra
6.30pm Dinner stop at Goulburn
8.30pm Arrive Canberra at Black Mountain Tower for night views
of Canberra  http://www.blackmountaintower.com.au/
9.45pm Arrive Canberra Carotel Motel - unpack and bed!

 

 


Albany Creek State School travels in style!
Waiting patiently
Waiting patiently for our flight and enjoying a game of Uno
Beatie Bow Tour in the cold and rain
Beatie Bow Tour in the cold and rain
Looking out over Sydney Heads
Overlooking the Heads of Sydney Harbour

Freezing cold on Black Mountain Tower

Freezing cold on Black Mountain Tower

 

Sydney Canberra Departure

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