Teacher’s guide to Victorian estuaries

The Exploring Estuaries guide provides teachers and educators with a number of fun lesson plans linked to the Australian Curriculum.   The activities within this guide investigate:

  • What an estuary is an how they work
  • What lives in an estuary
  • Why estuaries are special
  • Threats to estuaries
  • How we can care for estuaries


Each topic has relevant lesson plans and activities for students from Foundation to Year 7 and includes a main activity and three options to explore the subject further.

Exploring Estuaries, A Teacher’s guide to the estuaries in Victoria