Technology Timeline

Timeline created by annamcco
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    History Of Technology

  • First telephones introduced in Sydney

  • Rail link between Melbourne and Sydney completed

  • Gas room heaters introduced

  • Rail link between Brisbane and Sydney completed

  • First moving pictures shown in Sydney

  • First car driven in Australia- with a top of 16 kms per hour

  • Phonograph first played in Australia

  • First successful wireless transmission heard in Australia

  • First feature film in Australia

  • William Farrer produces drought-resistant wheat

  • Electric street lights first used in Sydney

  • First long distance radio transmission in Australia- between Tasmania and Victoria

  • Sydney and Melbourne connected via telephone

  • Ford Model T introduced- the first mass produced car

  • G.A. Taylor made the first free flight in Australia- in a glider

  • Fred Custance makes the first powered flight in Australia