Curriculum references (NSW)
NSW SCIENCE and TECHNOLOGY
Stage 2 BES2.1, PPS2.4, PSS2.5
Stage 3 PPS3.4, BES3.1, ESS3.6
Explore life on submarines through a series of activities focusing on how submarines dive and surface, how periscopes work and what life is like on board a submarine.
The guided tour of the museum takes students through the Navy exhibition which includes the opportunity to climb into a submariner's bunk!
This program includes a school supervised tour of the destroyer HMAS Vampire and the submarine HMAS Onslow.
Price: $10 per student.
Teachers and supervising adults visit FREE of charge within the ratios specified in Plan Your School Visit. Additional adults will be charged the student rate.
- A supervisor/student ratio of 1:15 applies.
- Duration and start/finish times: contingent upon student numbers and will be arranged and explained during booking.
- Breaks: you're welcome to take recess or lunch at the museum before or after the program, but mid-program breaks must be arranged at time of booking.
- Entry to exhibitions and vessels: all bookings include FREE entry to museum exhibitions and HMAS Vampire, time permitting. All other vessels require pre-booking. A supervisor/student ratio of 1:15 applies on HMAS Vampire.