Governing Australia is an entertaining introduction to
Australia's system of government and democracy.

Two-part video, iPad/Tablet/Computer eReader, teacher resources and more

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Governing Australia DVD

Australian Explorers
Australian Explorers

Ideal for classroom viewing and discussion.

Governing Australia takes your students on an entertaining learning journey to find out how our government works and why Australian democracy is something we can all be proud of.

Featuring fun animated characters and catchy music — even rap dancing! — Governing Australia looks at:
• The origins of democracy in ancient Athens
• Representative democracy
• Federation and Australia's constitution
• The different levels of Australian government
• The two houses of federal parliament
• The Prime Minister and cabinet
• Ministers and departments
• How laws are made
• The role of the Governor-General
• The importance of courts • Taxation

Follow our fun animated characters as they discover how Australian democracy and government work, with plenty of laughs as well as learning along the way. Runtime approximately 17 mins.


  • On-screen iPad/tablet eReader students can read and interact with. Includes
  • Test Yourself quizzes with multiple choice, drag-and-drop, hotspot and cloze activities.
  • Teacher resources include blackline masters to print out (with answer sheets) and links to a wide range of internet resources including books, diaries and eye-witness accounts.


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Video rated Exempt from Classification


Multi-level, interactive, full-colour, 24-page eReader with contemporary images, fact boxes, timeline, glossary and index, as well as Test Yourself quizzes. Allows students to 'drill down' for more information. Suitable for whiteboards and solo use.

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