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Alice Springs School of the Air Experience, Alice Springs

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Alice Springs School of the Air Experience shows you how Australia educates children in its most remote areas. At this correspondence school for primary and secondary education--which the Australian government established in 1951--you can sit in on a live lesson and watch how the latest distance-learning technology helps educate young Australians. You'll get a glimpse into the outback lifestyle and maybe even learn a thing or two about Australian history and geography. The school allows photos, so bring your camera. Buying a book or souvenir helps support the students' education. Put Alice Springs School of the Air Experience into our Alice Springs online attractions planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Alice Springs.
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  • A very interesting place and what important work they do giving education to children who otherwise would not get any living where they. do 
    A very interesting place and what important work they do giving education to children who otherwise would not get any living where they. do  more »
  • A stop in Alice Springs should definitely include a visit to the School of the Air. It’s a bit out of the main town but worth visiting and the entry cost is a big part of the school’s fundraising as.....  more
    A stop in Alice Springs should definitely include a visit to the School of the Air. It’s a bit out of the main town but worth visiting and the entry cost is a big part of the school’s fundraising as.....  more »

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