convicts and colonies

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  • Captain Cook came to Australia

    Captain Cook came to Australia
    Captain cook discovered Australia and he came to Australia with all his english men.
  • THe first fleet came to Australia

    THe first fleet came to Australia
    The first fleet came to Australia and explored the land of Australia for the first time
  • NEw south wales became a colony

    NEw south wales became a colony
  • CHarles fremantle founded the Swan river colony

    CHarles fremantle founded the Swan river colony
    On 2 may 1829 Charles fremantle founded the swan river colony
  • The swan river colony was renamed to Western Australia

    The swan river colony was renamed to Western Australia
    On 6 of Febuary 1832 the swa River Colony was renamed Western Australia.
  • South Australia was proclaimed colony

    South Australia was proclaimed colony
    Its western border was the 132 meridian of longtitude
  • The colony of North Ausralia

    The colony of North Ausralia
    On 17 of febuary 1846 the colony of North Australia was proclaimed
  • The colony of North Australia was revoked

    The colony of North Australia was revoked
    On 15 of april 1847 the colony of north Australia wasrevoked and turned to New South Wales
  • The Australian Gold rush

    The Australian Gold rush
    People came to Australia because people said there was gold in ballarat Australia
  • Victoria was proclaimed a colony

    Victoria was proclaimed a colony
    On 1 of july 1851 Victoria was proclaimed a colony further decreasing the size of new south wales
  • Eureka Rebellion started

    Eureka Rebellion This is the day when A man named Peter lalor came up with a protest about miners paying to much for there mining licenses.
  • Ned Kelly

    Ned Kelly
    Ned Kelly was born in june 1855. And he became one of Australias biggest outlaws.
  • on 1 of january 1856 Van deimens land was renames Tasmania

    on 1 of january 1856 Van deimens land was renames Tasmania
    On 1 of january 1856 Van deimens Land was renmaed Tasmania
  • In may 1858 the western border of South Australia was confirmed

    In may 1858 the western border of South Australia was confirmed
    In may the westernborderof South Australia was confirmed at the 132nd meridian of longtitude east.
  • Queensland was proclaimed a colony

    Queensland was proclaimed a colony
    On 6 of june queensland was proclaimed a clony its western border was set at the 141st meridian of longtitude east
  • The western border of Quennsland was moved

    The western border of Quennsland was moved
    On 3 june 1862 the western border of queensland was moved to the 139th meridian of longtitude east
  • On 6 of july 1863 the part of new south that was north of South australia

    On 6 of july 1863 the part of new south that was north of South australia
    On 6 of july the part of new south wales that was north of south australia
  • The biggest gold nugget was found

    The welcome stranger was found it was 72.02 kg and it was found in a place called Bulldog Gullynear a place called Moliagul