The Pacific Cultures Gallery offers students insights into the traditional life, technologies and history of the people who are Australia’s near neighbours.
Traditional Cultures in the Pacific
The gallery has extensive displays of Pacific artefacts. It also features large screens showing a mixture of historical and contemporary films which will assist students to interpret the exhibits.
Pacific Islander News
The following information about aspects of the Pacific Cultures Gallery can be used by students or teachers. They may be useful when preparing for a visit or when following up on investigations carried out in the gallery.
For schools with a particular curriculum focus on the Asia-Pacific region
Why not coordinate your Museum visit with a trip to the Art Gallery of South Australia or the Botanic Gardens where they offer programs with a focus on Asia.