Civics Symbols: Resources

Web Sites


  • Australian flags 1998, Awards and National Symbols Branch, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, AusInfo.
  • Australian Readers – Upper Primary Collection, ‘True Patriots’ pages 26–30 (poems, citizenship, pledge and information on flags)
  • Barwick, John and Jennifer, 2000, Australian flags and emblems, Heinemann Library, Port Melbourne.


  • Discovering Democracy Primary Kit
  • Stories of Democracy CD-ROM
  • Parliament at Work CD-ROM
  • One Destiny – Centenary Edition CD-ROM


For the teacher | Introduction | Investigation | Review existing information | Report the findings | Taking Action | Evaluation and assessment | Resources