Watch this video, and others, depicting stories of water and Indigenous Australian connection to country. These stories have been passed down over generations of Indigenous peoples in Australia. What can we all learn from this inherent respect for and interest in sustainable water use?
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Geography > Levels 7 and 8 > Geographical Knowledge > Water in the world > VCGGK105
Classification of environmental resources and the forms that water takes as a resource
The quantity and variability of Australia’s water resources compared with those in other continents and how water balance can be used to explain these differences
The spiritual, economic, cultural and aesthetic value of water for people, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and peoples of the Asia region, that influence the significance of places
Water use, Connection to country, Aboriginal peoples, Indigenous Peoples, Sustainable Water Use