How did significant figures in Australian history shape our future?

Using the knowledge you have gained from Inquiry this term, answer the following question.

How did (INSERT HISTORICAL FIGURE’S NAME) have an effect on (NAME EVENT)?

For example, how did Peter Lalor have an effect on the Eureka Stockade and Australian democracy?

In order to answer this question, you need to do the following:

  • Create a profile of your historical figure, e.g. Captain Arthur Philip, Peter Lalor, a specific convict, gold miner etc
  • Write a biography of your chosen historical figure
  • Write a historical recount of the event your figure was involved in
  • Creates a diorama of your historical event, e.g. Gold Rush, Industrial Revolution, First contact, Eureka Stockade OR create a suitcase with artifacts from that person

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