History of Australia

Timeline created by Har.Corless@CCG
  • Australia was founded

    Australia was founded
    The colony of New South Whales was found by Arthur Phillips. He found that there was more land and colonies to the west of the East Cost to the 135th meridian of longitude east, and also included ' all the islands adjacent in the Pacific Ocean. Also we celebrate Austri\alia day on this date because it was when Australia was founded.
  • Border of New South Whales was expanded

    Border of New South Whales was expanded
    the border of New South Whales was expanded more west
  • Swamp River Colony was founded

    Swamp River Colony was founded
    The Swamp River Colony was founded by Charles Fremantle.
  • The Swamp River Colony was renamed

    The Swamp River Colony was renamed
    The Swamp River Colony was renamed Western Australiaphot
  • South Australia was made a colony

    South Australia was made a colony
    Australia was made a colony. It was a western border.
  • North Australia was made

    North Australia was made
    North Australia was made and new south whales was pushed down.
  • North Australia was removed

    North Australia was removed
    North Australiawas removed from the map and the size of New South Whales was Made bigger.
  • Gold rush and Victoria was found

    Gold rush and Victoria was found
    Victoria was founded and decreased the size of New South Whales, and a big part of early Australia happend, which was the Gold Rush.
  • Van Diemans land renamed

    Van Diemans land renamed
    Van Diemans land was reenaimed to Tasmania.
  • South Australia was made a colony

     South Australia was made a colony
    South Australia was made a definate country.
  • Queenslalds western border was pushed fowerd

    the Western border of Queensland was pushed fowerd a bit.
  • south Australia was extended north

    south Australia was extended north
    South Australia was extended north and the borders stayed the same till the federation.