Captain Arthur Phillip ..First Fleet landing Sydney 1788
This is Captain John Ross and he was the captain of the last convict ship that came to Australia. The ship was the Hashemy.
Reginald Murray RM Williams AO Officer of Australia • founder if the iconic Australian outback outfitters brand and company with an Australian Blue Healer dog as a companion • Australian mateship
Slim Dusty -- David Gordon "Slim Dusty " Kirkpatrick AO, MBE was an Australian country music singer-songwriter and producer, with a career spanning nearly seven decades.
From Terra Australis to Australia. Explore the journals, letters, paintings, drawings and books documenting the adventures of the first British settlers in Australia, including the Library's priceless collection of First Fleet documents. http://www.sl.nsw.gov.au/discover_collections/history_nation/terra_australis
May 13, 1787. The First Fleet leaves for Australia. 11 ships left England for…
Arrival of the First Fleet in Australia The first known landing in Australia by Europeans was by Dutch navigator Willem Janszoon in 1606. Other Dutch navigators explored the western and southern coasts in the 17th century, and dubbed the continent “New Holland.” Other European explorers followed until, in 1770, James Cook charted the East Coast of Australia for Britain and returned with recommendation to establish a colony at Botany Bay (Sydney), New South Wales
"First Fleet officials celebrating King George lll's birthday in Sydney Cove 1788"