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© State of New South Wales, Department of Education and Training 2011. Published by Curriculum & Learning Innovation Centre (CLIC) 51 Wentworth Rd Strathfield NSW 2135 Copyright of this material is reserved to the Crown in the right of the State of New South Wales. Reproduction or transmittal in whole, or in part, other than in accordance with provisions of the Copyright Act, is prohibited without the written authority of the Curriculum & Learning Innovation Centre for (CLIC)


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Although this publication is copyright New South Wales Department of Education and Communities, it may contain material from other sources which is not owned by the Department. We would like to acknowledge the following people and organisations whose material has been used:

Script and audio narration © Australian National Maritime Museum 2011

NSW CLIC would also like to thank the following people & organisations who have contributed to the development of this resource:

Australian National Maritime Museum

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