Historical Events in Time

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    Histroical Events That Shaped Our Nation

    All of the terrible and great event of time all rolled into one time line. This time line is formed around Australia and all of the things that shaped our country and our world. From the dying out of the tasmanian tiger, to the sinking of the titanic, all the way to the first man on the moon, all that shaped australia is wrapped up in this timeline. Please Enjoy!!!
  • Federation -- A New Nation

    Federation -- A New Nation
    Federation -- Australia becomes a new nation
  • Australians First Serve in The Boer War

    Australians First Serve in The Boer War
    Australians First Serve in The Boer War
  • End Of Boer War

    End Of Boer War
    End of the Boer War
  • First Aeroplane Flight

    First Aeroplane Flight
    First areoplane flight, by the Wright Brothers in USA
  • Titanic Sinks

    Titanic Sinks
    The Titanic sinks by hitting an iceberg. An estimate of 1,514 people drowned and women and children were the only ones allowed on the life boats.
  • Australia & WW1

    Australia & WW1
    Australia enters World War 1
  • Landing Australian and Other Troops at Gallipoli

    Landing Australian and Other Troops at Gallipoli
    The ANZAC's (Australian & New Zealand Army Corps) land at Gallipoli. Many take their life for their families and for our freedom.
  • Completion of Transcontinental Railway Linking Brisbane to Perth

    Completion of Transcontinental Railway Linking Brisbane to Perth
    Completion of Transcontinental Railway Linking Brisbane to Perth
  • Influenza Epidemic after World War 1

    Influenza Epidemic after World War 1
    The Influenza Epidemic after the first World War ended up killing more people than the war. It was an out break of the 'Spanish Flu' being the first of two out breaks. (the second being in 2009, an outbreak of the Swine Flu)
  • End of WW1

    End of WW1
    Estimated 12 million killed by the end of World War 1
  • first QANTAS Planes

    first QANTAS Planes
    QANTAS starts flying planes in Australia
  • The Great Depression Begins

    The Great Depression Begins
    The Start of the Great Deppression
  • 1st Autalian colour broadcast

    1st Autalian colour broadcast
    First Colour TV Broadcast in Australia
  • Phar Lap Wins Melbourne Cup

    Phar Lap Wins Melbourne Cup
    Phar Lap Wins Melbourne Cup
  • Aussie Born Gernal Appointed

    Aussie Born Gernal Appointed
    First Australian born Governor-General, Sir Isaac Isaacs, appointed.
  • Sydney Harbour Bridge Opening

    Sydney Harbour Bridge Opening
    The opening of The Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Last Tasmanian Tiger Dies

    Last Tasmanian Tiger Dies
    The very last Tasmanian Tiger dies in captivity. Some believe that the Tasmanian Devil is starting to follow the Tigers footsteps, or should I say, pawprints.
  • Australia Enters WW2

    Australia Enters WW2
    Australia enters World War 2
  • Darwin Bombed for the First Time

    Darwin Bombed for the First Time
    Darwin is bombed for the first time during World War 2
  • Japanese Submaines Raid in Sydney Harbour

    Japanese Submaines Raid in Sydney Harbour
  • Mass-Produce Penicillin

    Mass-Produce Penicillin
    Australain Scientist Howard Florey discovers how to mass-produce penicillin, thus saving millions of lives around the world.
  • Atomic Bombs Dropped

    Atomic Bombs Dropped
    Atomic Bombs Dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki
  • End of WW2

    End of WW2
    Estimated 55 million dead in World War 2
  • United Nations Peacekeeping

    United Nations Peacekeeping
    First Australian Involvement in United Nations Peacekeeping in Indonesia
  • First Holden Complete

    First Holden Complete
    The first mass-produced car in Australia, the Holden, is completed
  • Universal Declariation Of Human Rights By U.S.A.

    Universal Declariation Of Human Rights By U.S.A.
    Universal Declariation Of Human Rights By U.S.A.
  • Australian in The Korean War

    Australian in The Korean War
    Australian first serve in the Korean War
  • Azaria Chamberlain killed by Dingoes at Uluru

    Azaria Chamberlain killed by Dingoes at Uluru
    She was appearently killed by a dingo at Uluru. Lindsay
    Chamberlain(mother), was tried for the murder of Azaria and was sentenced to life inprisonment. There are still some who believe that Lindsay did murder her, but as it is an unsolved case and it is assumed that the dingoes really did get her. The jacket that was found was buried, but was perfectly folded and there was blood in the faimlies car. Some police assumed that one of Azaria's brothers may have killed her, but no proof is provided
  • Victa Mower is Invented

    Victa Mower is Invented
    Victa Mower is Invented
  • Korean War Ends

    Korean War Ends
    the Koren War ended
  • Rock 'n' Roll Era Begins

    Rock 'n' Roll Era Begins
    The song 'Rock around the clock' by Bill Haley and The Comets starts a new era. the era of Rock 'n' Roll.
  • TV starts in Australia

    TV starts in Australia
    Tv's are sold and broadcasts are being made for some of the first times in australia
  • Melbourne Olympic Games

    Melbourne Olympic Games
    Melbourne hosts Oympic Games. The mascots were
  • First Satellite in Space, The 'Sputnik'

    First Satellite in Space, The 'Sputnik'
  • 1st Dog in Space

    1st Dog in Space
    First Dog in Space 'Lakia'
  • First Human in Space

    First Human in Space
    Yuri Gugarin becomes the first human in space.
  • Beatles Tour Australia

    Beatles Tour Australia
    The British band, The Beatles, tour Australia from the 11/6 - 30/6
  • First Australia Soilders in at Vietnam

    First Australia Soilders in at Vietnam
    First Australian Soldiers sent to South Vietnam.
  • Bye Bye Pounds Shillings and Pence

    Bye Bye Pounds Shillings and Pence
    Decimal currency replaces pounds, shillings and pence.
  • First Human Heart Transplant

    First Human Heart Transplant
    The first human heart transplant was perfromed in South Africa.
  • First Human on the Moon

    First Human on the Moon
    Neil Armstrong becomes first human and man on moon.
  • World Heritage South Tasmania

    World Heritage South Tasmania
    Soth Tasmania added onto World Heritage list.
  • Cyclone Tracy

    Cyclone Tracy
    Cyclone Tracy hits darwin, turning a well recovered city into a wreck.
  • Vietnam Withdrawral

    Vietnam Withdrawral
    Australian Troops withdraw from vietnam
  • Elvis Presley Dies

    Elvis Presley Dies
    Elvis Presely dies. Elvis now has had many impersanations and there is now a compatition of who can be the best impersanatiton.
  • The Film 'Gallipoli' Released

    The Film 'Gallipoli'  Released
  • Ash Wednesday

    Ash Wednesday
    In Ash Wednesday, 72 people were killed in Victoria and South Australia
  • Newcastle Earthquake

    Newcastle Earthquake
    The Newcastle Earthquake shook the country all the way down to sydney and further.
  • First Woman Premier

    First Woman Premier
    Carmen Lawrence became the first Australia Woman Premier. She was the Premier of Western Australia.
  • Rabbit Calicivirus Disease Realeased

    Rabbit Calicivirus Disease Realeased
    the Rabbit calcivirus disease was accidentlaly released.
  • Port Arthur Massacre in Tasmania

    Port Arthur Massacre in Tasmania
    Port Arthur Massacre in Tasmania
  • Death of Princess Diana

    Death of Princess Diana
    Princess Diana Dies in a car crash in a tunnel in Paris.
  • Death of last Anzac Ted Matthews

    Death of last Anzac Ted Matthews
    Ted Matthews, last riemaining ANZAC dies
  • Australian Troops Go To East Timor

    Australian Troops Go To East Timor
    Some of the Australian Troops make their way over to East Timor as peacekeepers.
  • World Population Reaches Six Billion

    World Population Reaches Six Billion
  • Sydney Olympic Games

    Sydney Olympic Games
    Sydney hosts the Olympic Games. The Main mascots were Olly, Syd and Millie. There was also Lizzie.
  • Centenary Of Federation

    Centenary Of Federation
    Centenary Of Federation