Stage 5

Students participating in A Trial Run at the Justice & Police Museum

A Trial Run

Within the setting of a historic police station and courthouse, this program gives students the opportunity to develop a deeper understanding of the interrelationships between the law and society


Crime & punishment: a case study

This challenging and thought-provoking program develops students’ skills in historical research and critical thinking, and their appreciation of history as a study of human experience

Student and carer looking at convict bricks on wheelchair tray.  Cayn assisting.

Making Connections accessible program

Onsite program at the Hyde Park Barracks for primary and secondary school students with access requirements

Benchtop and cupboards below curtained windows in older style kitchen.

Meroogal student tours

Tours are available at Meroogal for students in Stages 4, 5 & 6, exploring aspects of the collection relating to food technologies, textiles technologies and Industrial technologies – timber

Photograph of Antonio Agostini with police in 1944

The law of provocation in Australia

How did past social values affect legal outcomes in Australia?