The Colonisation of Australia

  • Period: Jan 1, 1000 to

    Colonisation

  • Jun 11, 1000

    The Aborignese find Australia

    The Aborignese find Australia
    The Aborignals from Africa and adotped Australia as there home. Aboringese:
    The Aboringese would excited to find land. they would of had know idea that people from far away would come.
  • Sep 11, 1422

    The Chinese find Australia

    The Chinese find Australia
    On this day the chinese are the first poeple to find Australia since the Aborignals. Aboringese
    They would of been confused because they would had know idea that any body would come to Australia.
  • Jul 14, 1504

    The French find Australia

    The French find Australia
    On this day the fisrt French ship landed on Australia shores to claim that they colonised Australia.
  • Aug 13, 1520

    The Portugese find Australia

    The Portugese find Australia
    On this day the Portugese explorer Jave La Grande finds east coast of Australia.
  • The Dutch travel the West Coast

    The Dutch travel the West Coast
    On this day the a Dutch ship lead by Willem Janzoon salied the west coast of Australia. But when the Dutch land in Western Australia they had no interest in the land so they left and calling it New Holland
  • The First Fleet

    The First Fleet
    When the First Fleet arriveed it carried Covicts, Sailors and Captain Cook.
    Convicts:
    Covicts mainly taken from England because of crimes they commited.
    Sailors:
    Sailors would happy because after months on a boat they would have jump for joy to be back on land.
    Captain Cook:
    When Captain Cook arrived he named what was know as New Holland and named it under the british empire to Australia.
  • Discovery of Tasmania

    Discovery of Tasmania
    On this very day the Dutch saliors traveled up the to Van Diemen's land now known as Tasmania. It was call Van Diemens land an till the english change it to Tasmania.
  • The Gold Rush

    The Gold Rush
    The Gold Rush gave people from all arund Australia a chance of a job and wealth.
  • Holden Automotive

    Holden Automotive
    When Holden was founded they produce Australias first cars and join General Motor years later.
  • The Melbourne Football Club

    The Melbourne Football Club
    On this day the first AFL team the Melbourne Demons are founded by Tom Willis who was a rugby captain and brilliant cricketer.
  • First sports team

    First sports team
    On this day the first Aborignal Cricket Team and Australia's first sports team traveled to England to tour there for the first time.
  • Mary MacKillop founds a school

    Mary MacKillop founds a school
    After a while of being nun Mary MacKillop founds a school in Sydeny
  • Ned Kelly is Hanged

    Ned Kelly is Hanged
    The Bushranger Ned Kelly is hanged for all his crimes
  • Australia becomes a federated nation

    Australia becomes a federated nation
    On this day Australia becomes a its own country. Since we have no rule over Britian we elected our own Prime Minister Edmund Barton
  • World War 1

    World War 1
    On this day World War 1 broke out because of the assasination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria. Since Australia is apart of the commonwealth they fight under britain and with other countries like:
    -South Africa
    -Canada
    -India
    -France
    -Belgium
    -Russia
    -New Zealand
    -USA
  • The ANZAC landing

    The ANZAC landing
    On this day Australian and New Zealand troops land on Gallipoli beachs to fight Ottoman Soliders. There where 26, 111 casualties including 8, 141 deaths Soilders:
    Soilders would have been scared about landing in a place where they hve never been before.
  • The end of the World War 1

    The end of the World War 1
    On this day Country around Europe signed the armistice this was they did so there can't not be another war.
  • Charles Kingford Smith cross the paific

    Charles Kingford Smith cross the paific
    Charles Kingford Smith cross the paific for the first time in aviation history.
  • The ABC

    The ABC
    On this day the first Australian TV channel was founded.
  • World War 2

    World War 2
    On this day the 2nd World War started in Europe and in the Pacific and again Australia fought in the war.
  • The end of World War 2

    The end of World War 2
    After 6 years of fighting German finally admited to defeat and the 2nd World War.
  • Sir Donald Goerge Bradman

    Sir Donald Goerge Bradman
    After an amazing carrer of cricket Donald Bradman is kinighted for his service to his country.
  • The Korean War

    The Korean War
    On this day the korean war started so countrys like the USA and Australia
  • The Melbourne Olymipics

    The Melbourne Olymipics
    On this day Melbourne held Australias first Olymipic games.
  • The Vietnam War

    The Vietnam War
    On this day the Vietnam war started. Australia joined South Vitenam to fight the north.
  • Australia goes to the Dollar

    Australia goes to the Dollar
    On this day Australia whiched fom th British Pound to the Dollar.
  • New Parliment House

    New Parliment House
    On this day the new Parliment House is opened my Queen Elizabeth II.
  • The Sydney Olymipics

    The Sydney Olymipics
    199 Countries came from around the world to compete in the Sydeny Olymipics.
  • The Afganistan War

    The Afganistan War
    On this day Australia joins countrys like USA and England.
  • The Commonwealth games

    The Commonwealth games
    On this day the first Australian Commonwealth games started with 71 participatics.
  • We say sorry

    We say sorry
    On this day MP, Kevin Rudd says a speechs the aplogises for the stolen genearation
  • The G20 Summit

    The G20 Summit
    Top the 20 countrys came from all around the world to dicuss world problem. The countrys that came where.
    -Argentina
    -Australia
    -Brazil
    -Canada
    -China
    -France
    -Germany
    -India
    -Indoesnia
    -Italy
    -Japan
    -Mexico
    -Russia
    -Saudi Arabia
    -South Africa
    -South Korea
    -Turkey
    -United Kingdom
    -USA
  • 2015

    2015
    After 50,000 years in the making Australia a evolved a lot. Aboriginals
    Now Aboriginals have more recation but they do have all the they like in sport. Military
    This year is 100 aniversity since the Gallipoli landings in 1915. We now are involved in the Middle East. Sport
    Australia has lots more sports teams and athletes. Know Australia get to look forward the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.