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Australia

The States

Cities and towns

Governors of
Colonial Australia

Australian Colonial
Intelligence

(Grandpa Pencil looks at early Australian development
through journals, official reports and newspaper excerpts
of the day.)

  1. Joseph Banks recommends Botany Bay for a Convict Colony

  2. First Fleet lands at Port Jackson - 1788

  3. Shortage of fresh food at Port Jackson - 1788


    The Colony's first church service held - 1788


  4. Arrival of the Second Fleet at Port Jackson - 1790

  5. Conditions at the Bunninyong gold fields - 1851

  6. Problems with the Victorian gold fields - 1861

  7. Defense in Australasia to 1896

  8. The Australasian population at 1895

  9. Religion in Australia to 1896

  10. First theatrical performance in NSW - 1789

  11. Details from a playbill for the opening of the Theatre Royal

  12. Gold! gold! gold!

  13. The houses of Bligh and Phillip

  14. Sydney: Uncivilised City - 1833

  15. Sydney Aborigines past and present - 1880

  16. Our Metropolitan Suburbs: Newtown - 1889

  17. Sydney's North Shore Suburbs - 1889

  18. Our Metropolitan Suburbs: Balmain - 1889

  19. A View of Woolloomooloo - 1864

  20. Newcastle, New South Wales - 1865

  21. The First Colonial Built Locomotive - 1870

  22. Ladies' Column - 1870

  23. Household Hints - 1870

  24. Gilbert: The Bushranger

  25. Bushranger Ben Hall is Dead

  26. 'Drunkard' Punishment Bill - 1866

  27. Desperate Fight With Convicts

  28. Gold In New South Wales - 1871

  29. City Improvement In Pitt Street, Sydney

  30. Newspapers and Letters in Australasia 1895

  31. Public Charities In Australasia: 1896

  32. Parks, Museums and Art Galleries in Australasia: 1896

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