Immigration to Australia
It is estimated that humans first arrived in Australia approximately 51,000 years ago when ancestors of Australian Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders arrived on the continent via the islands of Ma...
Immigration to Australia - Wikipedia
Australia to toughen citizenship laws to combat terrorism
Australia is to toughen citizenship laws and tackle those inciting hatred under new measures targeting domestic extremists, PM Tony Abbott says.
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
Convictism in Australia
Between 1788 and 1868, approximately 165,000 convicts were transported to the various Australian penal colonies by the British government.During the 17th and 18th centuries the British government tran...
Convictism in Australia - Wikipedia
Third Fleet (Australia)
The Third Fleet comprised 11 ships that set sail from the United Kingdom in February, March and April 1791, bound for the Sydney penal settlement, with more than 2,000 convicts aboard. The passengers ...
Sydney Cove
Sydney Cove is a small bay on the southern shore of Sydney Harbour, one of several harbours in Port Jackson, on the coast of New South Wales, Australia. Sydney Cove was called Warrane by the indigenou...
Sydney Cove - Wikipedia
Health care in Australia
Health care in Australia is provided by both private and government institutions. The federal Minister for Health, currently Sussan Ley, administers national health policy, elements of which (such as ...
Health care in Australia - Wikipedia
Virginia and Naomi Leong
Virginia and Naomi Leong are a mother and daughter who were held within the Villawood Immigration Detention Centre, Australia, from 2001 until 2005. After escalating media attention on the declining m...
Ten Pound Poms
Ten Pound Poms (also called Ten Pound tourists) is a colloquial term used in Australia to describe British subjects who migrated to Australia after World War II under the Assisted Passage Migration Sc...
Ten Pound Poms - Wikipedia
New Zealander Australian
New Zealander Australian is an Australian citizen who has origins in New Zealand, as well as New Zealand migrants and expatriates based in Australia. Migration from New Zealand to Australia is a very ...
New Zealander Australian - Wikipedia
German settlement in Australia
German settlement in Australia began in large numbers in 1838, with the arrival of immigrants from Prussia to Adelaide, South Australia. German immigrants became prominent in settling South Australia ...
German settlement in Australia - Wikipedia
HMS Buffalo (1813)
HMS Buffalo was a storeship of the Royal Navy, originally built Calcutta and launched in 1813 as the merchant vessel Hindostan. The Admiralty purchased her later that year after she arrived in Britain...
HMS Buffalo (1813) - Wikipedia
Russians in Australia
Russian Australians are Australian citizens of Russian descent. The first Russian citizen known to have become a permanent resident of Australia was John Potocki. According to Potocki's own account, ...
Russians in Australia - Wikipedia
Second Fleet (Australia)
The Second Fleet is the name of the second fleet of ships sent with settlers, convicts and supplies to colony at Sydney Cove in Port Jackson, Australia. The fleet comprised six ships: one Royal Navy e...
Second Fleet (Australia) - Wikipedia
List of Italian Australians
This is a list of notable Italian Australians.
List of Italian Australians - Wikipedia
Champion of the Seas (clipper)
Champion of the Seas was the second largest clipper ship destined for the Liverpool, England - Melbourne, Australia passenger service. Champion was ordered by James Baines of the Black Ball Line from ...
Champion of the Seas (clipper) - Wikipedia
Tamil Australian
Tamil Australian refers to Australians with a Tamil background. It includes people who speak Tamil, those whose ancestors were Tamil or those who identify with Tamil culture.
There are no exact fi...
Tamil Australian - Wikipedia
South Sea Islander
The Australian label South Sea Islanders refers to the Australian descendants of people from the more than 80 islands in the Western Pacific – including the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu...
South Sea Islander - Wikipedia