1787 first fleet
On the 13th of may 1787 eleven ships, 2 naval ships 6 convict ships 3 supply ships sailed from great Britain and stop in Australia with with aboriginals already living on the land.
1817 first bank opened
The first bank established in Australia 1817 it was called the bank of new south Wales.
1851 Victoria became a colony
Victoria was separated from new south Wales and became its very own colony.
1854 gold rush settlement
As a result of hold rush settlement in 1854 immigrants from all over the world came
1855 parliament house
Facing the intersection of spring and Burke streets there’s the parliament house that now is very old. The idea was introduced in 1855
1859 indigenous Australians
The indigenous Australians first occupied in Queensland.
1901 Edmund Barton
Sir Edmund Barton was the first Priminister in Australia ever!
1901 flag competition
The flag competition opened up in 1901 to see what the flag should be. Thug thought it was about time to have a flag. The flag was chosen from 5 different flags who entered the competition and it ended up how it still does today.
1914 world war 1
World war 1 started in 1914 they landed in gallipoli.
1980 remembrance day
Australian of the year 2009 Mick dodson
Following his parents death he boarded at monivae college Hamilton Victoria. He graduated with degrees in law from monash university in 1974. As the first indigenous person to graduate from the law in Australia. And he was the indigenous leader. He now lives and works in cammbera.
Indigenous peoples did not own the land like European’s did, the land owned them. The British became familer with an aboriginal man, named bennelong in the early years of the colony, bennelong declared that goat island was his family’s home. This surprises the British settlers they thought the indigenous people had no home. The indigenous people were confused when he said it is his home.