History of Australia
The History of Australia refers to the history of the area and people of the Commonwealth of Australia and its preceding Indigenous and colonial societies. Aboriginal Australians are believed to have ...
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Photos of Queen Elizabeth's Style - How the British Queen's Fashion Has Evolved
The British monarch's best dresses (and hats!) through the decades.
Prince Charles, heir to Dracula's blood line
The Romanian tourist board is to use links between the British Royal family and Count Dracula to lure in UK tourists, it has emerged.
Queen Offers To Restore British Rule Over United States - The New Yorker
LONDON (The Borowitz Report)—In an unexpected televised address on Saturday, Queen Elizabeth II offered to restore British rule over the United States of America.
Scientists Warn Great Barrier Reef Is On Brink Of Collapse
Scientists have warned that Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is so damaged it is undergoing a “complete ecosystem collapse” Fish populations are disappearing and parts of the great barrier reef in Queen...
Corals Are Dying On The Great Barrier Reef
Scientists have discovered an unprecedented die-off in the world's largest reef, the Great Barrier Reef, prompting the Australian government to issue its highest response level.
Starfish-Killing Robot Close To Trials On Great Barrier Reef
An autonomous starfish-killing robot is close to being ready for trials on the Great Barrier Reef, researchers say. Crown-of-thorns starfish have have been described as a significant threat to coral. ...
Watch As Nimble Seal Escapes Jaws Of Great White-Video
Video shot earlier this week by the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy shows a great white chasing a seal, with both leaping out of the water during the life-or-death chase. As the video, captured off ...
Great Barrier Reef Oil Patch Found By Water Police Boat Amid 20km Spill Reports
An oil spill up to 20 kilometres long has been spotted along Australia's iconic Great Barrier Reefm with a 'sheen' and 'oily patches' found by police on the water, near Townsville, Queensland. 'We can...
Sophie Wessex attends Royal Ascot with the Queen, Prince Harry and Charles
She's never less than impeccably dressed but Sophie, Countess of Wessex almost lost her hat as she cheered on a runner from the Royal Box at Ascot today. Elegant in an ivory dress and matching pictur...
Modern love: The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh’s lasting relationship
“The main lesson that we’ve learned is that tolerance is the one essential ingredient of any happy marriage”. These are the words Prince Philip uttered in 1997, during the celebrations for his Golden ...
Prince Charles's Guesthouse at Viscri in Transylvania 1 /2
The Prince of Wales's guesthouse at Viscri - Weisskirch in Transyvania, Romania. Restored and run by count Kalnoky
Prince Charles Meets Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams
Prince Charles has met Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams at the start of his four-day visit to Ireland. Mr Adams was among a number of politicians to greet the prince at a reception at National University ...
Letter from Prince Charles read at teenage girl’s funeral
The Prince of Wales paid a touching tribute to Hayley Okines, a teenage girl who passed away in April. 17 year-old Hayley, who was sometimes known as the “100 year-old teenager”, suffered from progeri...
Prehistory of Australia
The prehistory of Australia is the period between the first human habitation of the Australian continent and the colonization of Australia in 1788 which marks the start of consistent documentation of ...
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History of Australia (1606-1787)
The documentation of Aboriginal history is challenging, because Aboriginal people lived in an oral culture prior to 1788. Although humans had lived in Australia for approximately 40-45,000 years (poss...
History of Australia (1606-1787) - Wikipedia
History of Australia (1788-1850)
The history of Australia from 1788–1850 covers the early colonial period of Australia's history, from the arrival of the First Fleet of British ships at Sydney to establish the penal colony of New Sou...
History of Australia (1788-1850) - Wikipedia
History of Australia (1851-1900)
The History of Australia (1851–1900) refers to the history of the indigenous and colonial peoples of the Australian continent during the 50 year period which preceded the foundation of the Commonwealt...
History of Australia (1851-1900) - Wikipedia
History of Australia (1901-1945)
The history of Australia from 1901–1945 begins with the federation of the colonies to create the Commonwealth of Australia. The young nation joined Britain in the First World War, suffered in the glob...
History of Australia (1901-1945) - Wikipedia
History of Australia since 1945
The history of Australia since 1945 has seen long periods of economic prosperity and the introduction of an expanded and multi-ethnic immigration program, which has coincided with moves away from Bri...
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History of Indigenous Australians
The history of Aboriginal Australians is thought to have spanned 40,000 to 45,000 years, although some estimates have put the figure at up to 80,000 years before European settlement. The Aboriginal A...
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European exploration of Australia
The European exploration of Australia encompasses several waves of seafarers and land explorers. The first documented encounter was that of Dutch navigator Willem Janszoon, in 1606. 164 yea...
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Australian frontier wars
The Australian frontier wars were a series of conflicts that were fought between Indigenous Australians and European settlers that spanned a total of 146 years. The first fighting took place several m...
Australian frontier wars - Wikipedia
Australian gold rushes
The Australian gold rushes were periods of significant migration of workers, both more locally and from overseas, to areas which had discoveries of gold deposits. A number of gold finds occurred in ...
Australian gold rushes - Wikipedia
Immigration history of Australia
The immigration history of Australia began with the initial human migration to the continent around 50,000 years ago when the ancestors of Australian Aborigines arrived on the continent via the island...
Immigration history of Australia - Wikipedia
Federation of Australia
The Federation of Australia was the process by which the six separate British self-governing colonies of Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, and Western Australia formed ...
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History of monarchy in Australia
Australia is a constitutional monarchy whose Sovereign also serves as Monarch of the United Kingdom, New Zealand, Canada and eleven other former dependencies of the United Kingdom including Papua New ...
History of monarchy in Australia - Wikipedia
Military history of Australia
The military history of Australia spans the nation's 220-year modern history, from the early Australian frontier wars between Aboriginals and Europeans to the ongoing conflicts in Iraq and Afghanista...
Military history of Australia - Wikipedia