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!

Thetis shipwreck 1848

26 May
The Thtis struck Point Lonsdale reef when entering Port Phillip Heads on 26 May 1848. The ship fell onto its side and the crew and passengers held onto the schooner until low tide when they could reach the reef. Four people died and all others reached the shore.

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