German for young learners
Down Under: German City Names

Down Under: German City Names

In addition to this colourful and fantastic poster exhibition the Goethe-Institut Australien offers an accompanying poster of German city names in Australia. Do you know where Marburg is to be found on an Australian map? Do you know what you can do in Tassie’s very own Swiss village Interlaken? And do you know why Sydney’s suburb Pyrmont is actually connected to Germany? Discover and learn about Australian cities and places with German names. The following teaching resources below and on the right can be downloaded for free.

Poster "Ortsnamen Down Under" (PDF, 5.3MB)