Australians standing outside of their homes (1870-75) State Library of New South Wales

Australians standing outside of their homes State Library of New South Wales- brave people keeping up appearances

Two Swagmen resting beneath a tree during their travels of Australia. Photo taken by John William Lindt,1845-1926. Photo shared by the National Library of Australia, ca.1887 [transparency] .  v@e.

Two Swagmen resting beneath a tree during their travels of Australia. Photo taken by John William Photo shared by the National Library of Australia, [transparency] .

Augustus Earle (1793-1838), A government jail gang, Sydney, N S Wales, 1830. In an age of Enlightenment, this proved to be Britain's  most interesting innovative and successful social experiements. Yes, you can mix races and social classes and still build a brilliant society. But then, I'm Australian, so I'm biased.

Convicts and the British colonies in Australia. Augustus Earle A government jail gang, Sydney, NSW,

History of Australian convict tattoos

Penelope Cruz has 883 stamped on her right ankle, Beyonce a praying angel etched on her upper left thigh and Angelina Jolie a Bengal tiger drawn on her lower back.

Capt. Moonlight (aka) Andrew George Scott (aka) Preacher Scott - Bushranger

Wallpaper and background photos of Capt. Moonlight (aka) Andrew George Scott (aka) Preacher Scott for fans of Bushrangers images.

'Tis a hot day on patrol and water is scarce [outback mounted policeman pouring water into the top of his hat so his dog and horse can have a drink]. (Photo undated). v@e.

An Australian outback mounted policeman pouring water into the top of his hat so his dog and horse can have a drink, ca. 1935 My kind of man!

Eliza Perrin and her children (undated)Image: Gold Museum Collection

Eliza Perrin: An “Ordinary” Woman of the Goldfields

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