Australian immagration

  • first fleet

    first fleet
    Governer Phillp was in charge of the first fleet.
  • second fleet

    The second Fleet was sent to relieve the first fleet which was running out of food and water.
  • The Third Fleet

    The Third Fleet had over 2000 convicts
  • Finders navigates Australia

    Flinders circumnavigates Australia.
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    covicts are sent to Moreton Bay

    Almost 2 300 convicts are sent to Moreton Bay.
  • Melbourne is established

    Melbourne was the first city with no convicts.
  • The population of Australia

    Places of birth in the 1901 census show that: 878 were born in Greece 5,678 were born in Italy 25,788 were born in New Zealand 29,907 were born in China 38,582 were born in Germany 495,074 were born in Britain.
  • The Australian population

    The Australian population hits 6 million
  • Australia gains more migrants

    Over 2, 000,000 migrants have arrived since the end of World War 2.
  • Australia helps the war effort

    Australian troops are sent to Vietnam.
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    Australia add them selves to another war

    Australian troops fight in the Gulf War.
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  • Afghanistani refugees

    1,514 99.7% of these were granted visas
  • Zimbabwe refugees

    255 85.3% of the people come into australia from Zimbawae.