Exploring estuaries

Foundation, Year 1 & 2, Year 3 & 4, Year 5 & 6, Year 7 to 10
Parents / guardians
Just interested

EstuaryWatch Victoria is a citizen science program for monitoring estuary health. 

Exploring Estuaries: A teacher's guide to the estuaries in Victoria provides teachers and educators with a number of lessons plans linked to the Australian Curriculum. Each topic has relevant  activities for students from Foundation to Year 7 and includes a main activity and three options to explore the subject further. Exploring estuaries topics include:

  • what an estuary is and how they work
  • what lives in an estuary
  • why estuaries are special
  • threats to estuaries
  • how we care for estuaries

For more information about estuaries visit EsturaryWatch.

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