convicts and colonies

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    convicts and colonies

  • New south wales is founded

    New south wales is founded
    Teh first fleet arived and named the first bit of austerlia New South Wales because it ooked like wales, It's new and it is in the south
  • Border of NSW is moved

    Border of NSW is moved
    On july 16th 1825, the border of New South Wales was moved further westward, to the 129th meridian east.
  • Charles Fremantle found SRC

    Charles Fremantle found SRC
    Charles Fremantle founded the Swan River Colony
  • The Swan River is renamed

    The Swan River is renamed
    The Swan River Colny was renamed to Western Australia
  • south australia is proclaimed a colony

    south australia is proclaimed a colony
    south australia is proclaimed a colony. Its western border was the 132nd meridian of longtude east
  • the colony of north australia is proclaimed

    the colony of north australia is proclaimed
    the colony of north australia is proclaimed. This meant that the nrthern border of new south wales was moved to 26 degrees south, the same as south australia.
  • north australia is revoked

    north australia is revoked
    the colony of north australia was revoked and returned to new south wales
  • gold rush

    on this day the gold rush began
  • victoria is a colony

    victoria is a colony
    victoria was proclaimed a colony, further decreasing the size f new south wales
  • the eureka rebellion

    On this day the eureks rebellion happend when the miners and the police had a fight.
  • tasmainia is made

    tasmainia is made
    van diemans land was renamed tasmainia
  • western order of south australia confimed as

    western order of south australia confimed as
    the western border of south australia was confimed at the 132nd meridian of longitude east
  • queensland made

    queensland made
    queensland was proclaimed a colony. its western border was set at the 141st meridian of longtude east
  • border of queensland moved

    border of queensland moved
    the western border of queenslan moved to the 139th meridian of longtude east.
  • south australia grows

    south australia grows
    the part of new south wales that was north of south australia was annexed by south australia.