Australian History

My Place . Living our historyfabulous resource with re-inactions of life as it was at different times throughout our history

 

Australia day! Why do we celebrate the 26th January every year?

 

 

Convicts 1788 - 1868

Search the first fleet data base

 

Everything about Australian Convicts
This website was launched on June 30, 1998, it provides varying depths of information, while at the same time, endeavouring to make the visit to the site as enjoyable as possible.Their goal has always been to provide an overview of the settlement of Australia during its formative convict years while providing information on a wide range of themes. To further that aim, they have provided a wealth of on-line databases and have linked to many more elsewhere.

Convict Count on the Game

 

 

http://www.pcug.org.au/~pdownes/ 
1st Fleet and early immigrants information

 

First fleet Quiz

 

Time line of Australian Convict settlement 

http://members.iinet.net.au/~perthdps/convicts/res-03.html

 

Convicts ships

 

Australian Expansion Aussie Exploration Go to explorers

 

Australian Settlement Quiz

 

Australian History timeline. Terrific resource. Videos, images and summaries of the entire history of Australia. Before time to recent times.

 

Key points in Australia's History Interactive. In this activity you get the chance to be a decision-maker in some of the most significant events in Australian history

 
Gold Rush go to Gold Rush page for more online resources
 

Immigration

 
Interactive data on Australia's growing population.
 
Immigration in Victoria a timeline
 
Immigration in Australia Phases/waves Timeline
 
Summary of Australian Immigration 
 
Passenger arrives since 1887 to Australia. Search this massive data base.
 
National Archives Immigration. Search thousands of images and records
 
Family journeys - case studies
 
Destination Australia - lots of info 
 
Record Search for names of people who immigrated to Australia. Find out their nationality.
 
ABC Splash Consensus. Work with real census data to learn about Australia's demographics
 
Data sets from ABS on population and Immigration

 

 

NED KELLY and other Australian Bushrangers

 

 

Australian bushrangers Find out about 46 other famous bushrangers including Captain Moonlight, Harry POwer, Captain Midnight, The Wild Scotchman and many more

 

http://www.ironoutlaw.com/

 

http://www.nedkellysworld.com.au/

 

http://www.oldmelbournegaol.com.au/the_gaol_s_history/ned_kelly

 

 

http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/kelly-edward-ned-3933

 

http://www.slv.vic.gov.au/explore/fact-sheets/ned-kelly-fact-sheet    

 

http://www.abc.net.au/schoolstv/australians/nedkelly.htm

 

http://homepage.tinet.ie/~kellyned/

 

 

http://scs.une.edu.au/Bushrangers/home.htm

Other Australain Bushrangers


scs.une.edu.au/bushrangers/biog.ht

 Find out about the lives of people living around ballarat and district from the time of the gold rush and after
www.ballaratgenealogy.org.au           

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Aussie prime Ministers