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We explore the untold stories that can be dug up from the ground.

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Expert Information

Craig shares his interest in archaeology and the day in the life of an archaeologist.

Extra Research

Useful websites and blogs to help you explore your interest in the field of archaeology.

Education Pathways

You should become an archaeologist - Find out how!

The Expert

Dr Craig Barker

Dr Craig Barker

Manager of Education and Public Programs

Course studied:

  • Bachelor (Honours) in Classical Archaeology
  • PhD in Classical Archaeology

Craig has travelled around the world as an archaeologist, working on excavations in Greece, Turkey, Australia and the “Tombs of the Kings” in Cyprus. Craig regularly takes students on digs in his role as Co-Director, Paphos Archaeological Project in Cyprus and is especially interested in how ancient theatres were built.

Sample Workshop Activities

Name that Bridge

Build your own bridge

Bridges that tumble and fall