Story of the Estuary

Explore life beneath the Tamar on a guided tour of the exhibition. Then through an interactive activity students will discover human impacts on the estuary, and what we can all do to make a difference.

The tour will be tailored to the curriculum appropriate to your students' year level.

Suitable for

 Years 3–7

Curriculum links

Year 3: Living things can be grouped on the bases of observable features and can be distinguished from non-living things (ACSSU004) 

Year 4: Living things have life cycles (ACSSU072) 

Year 5: Living things have structural features and adaptations that help them to survive in their environment (ACSSU043)

Year 6: The growth and survival of living things are affected by physical conditions of their environment (ACSSU094) 

Year 7: Interactions between organisms, including the effects of human activities can be represented by food chains and food webs (ACSSU112)

Session type

Guided tour and workshop activity


$5.50 per student


1.25–1.5 hours


Museum at Inveresk