Australian Banknotes

Choose one of Australia’s banknotes ($5, $10, $20, $50 or $100). Then using the website link as well as other websites you can discover research the famous Australian (note: I said Australian) who is on that note. It is important to choose a person who lived within the years of our inquiry unit (1800-1900). You should be researching information such as their name, date of birth, date of death, where they lived, a picture of the person, their significant achievements, why they were chosen to be on our money and any other relevant information.

REMEMBER: You only have one session for this task so make sure you use your time wisely. Your information can be presented on pages on your iPad.

http://banknotes.rba.gov.au/australias-banknotes/people-on-the-banknotes/

CHALLENGE: Name three Australian Historical figures who appeared on old banknotes.

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