The human history of Western Australia commenced between 40,000 and 60,000
years ago with the arrival of Indigenous Australians on the northwest coast.
Western Australian history is billions of years in the making – an ancient land,
home to one of the oldest living cultures on Earth.
History is reflected in art, which varies in form from cave-paintings, rock art and ...
Unlike many other Australian states, Western Australia was colonised as a free ...
Western Australia is one of the oldest lands on Earth, and boasts an Aboriginal
history that dates back more than 40,000 years. Australian Aboriginals were the ...
Facts about Western Australia's history, attractions and more.
A Project Gutenberg of Australia eBook Title: Western Australia: a history from its
discovery to the inauguration of the Commonwealth Author: J.S. Battye ...
Perth was founded in 1829 largely because the British feared the French would
establish a colony in Western Australia. In 1827 Captain James Stirling ...
Dec 2, 2015 ... The J S Battye Library of West Australian History, located on the 3rd floor of the
State Library, is a huge repository of both current and historical ...
May 12, 2015 ... If you are researching your Western Australian ancestors, a visit to the J S Battye
Library of West Australian History on the 3rd floor is a must.
A history of Fremantle from the settlement of the Swan River Colony in 1829 by
Captain Stirling, until the end of World War II in 1945. Includes resources to ...