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Cultural Traditions, Torres Strait Islands

HASS: How can stories of the past be told and shared? (HISTORY Prep ACHASSK013) | What are places like? (GEOGRAPHY Prep ACHASSK014) | What makes a place special? (GEOGRAPHY Prep ACHASSK016) | How can we care for places? (GEOGRAPHY Year 1 ACHASSK031) > SCIENCE: Living things have a variety of external features (BIOLOGICAL Year 1 ACSSU017) | Everyday materials can be physically changed in a variety of ways (CHEMICAL Year 1 ACSSU018) | Light and sound are produced by a range of sources and can be sensed (PHYSICAL Year 1 ACSSU020) | People use science in their daily lives, including when caring for their environment (USE & INFLUENCE Year 1 ACSHE022) > EARLY YEARS: Diversity

Cultural Traditions, Torres Strait Islands


  • Basket: Woven, Coconut Palm Frond
  • Container: Palm Frond, Rice Cooker
  • Fabric: Printed, Foam (Sic)
  • Fan: Palm Frond, Torres Strait Islands
  • Feast Decoration: Woven, Grasshopper
  • Flag: Torres Strait Islands
  • Mask: Torres Strait Islands, James Levi, 1996 + cover
  • Rattle: Seed Pod (Kulap) + box
  • Sarong: Boy's (Kaleko)
  • Scoop: Fish (Weris), Torres Strait Islands


  • Shell: Gastropod, Trochus + box


  • Traditional Games: kolap
  • Traditional Games: makar
  • Traditional Games: segur etug

QM Loans | 122 Gerler Road Hendra Queensland 4011 | Email: loans@qm.qld.gov.au
Open 9am to 5pm weekdays (to 5:15pm Monday & Friday) | Closed weekends & public holidays

66 x 42 x 28 cm
7 kg
Kit - Resource (box)