Web Results

History of New South Wales


The history of New South Wales refers to the history of the state of New South Wales and the area's preceding Indigenous and British colonial societies.

NSW Government | History & Geography


Cook claimed dominion over the territory for Great Britain under the name 'New South Wales'. The claim was formalised by the arrival of the First Fleet in ...

History Council of New South Wales: Home


The History Council of NSW is the peak body in NSW for historical organisations and those interested and concerned about the past. We give history a voice.

History Week - History Council of New South Wales


Now in its 19th year, the History Council of NSW's History Week has become a significant event in the cultural calendar of NSW.

New South Wales - Facts for students - FTfs


Facts about New South Wales' history, attractions and more.

History of New South Wales From the Records, Volume I


Title: History of New South Wales From the Records, Volume I Author: George Burnett Barton A Project Gutenberg of Australia eBook eBook No.: 1204171h. html

History | UNSW Australia


Dec 16, 2015 ... History. The University was incorporated by Act of the Parliament of New South Wales in Sydney in 1949, but its character and idea can be ...

Convicts and the British colonies in Australia | australia.gov.au


Jan 20, 2016 ... (The Oxford Companion to Australian History). ... From 1788 to 1823, the Colony of New South Wales was officially a penal colony comprised ...

New South Wales, Australia Genealogy - FamilySearch.org


Mar 12, 2016 ... Guide to New South Wales, Australia ancestry, family history and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, ...

Oral History NSW supports the use of oral history through education ...


Oral History NSW members include public and academic historians, students, family historians, local historical societies' members, heritage consultants, ...

More Info

New South Wales History | About Australia


... South Wales History. Prior to the arrival of Captain James Cook in 1770, New South wales was inhabited by Indigenous Australians for at least 40,000 years.

New South Wales | history - geography - state, Australia | Britannica ...


Feb 24, 2016 ... New South Wales, state of southeastern Australia, occupying both coastal mountains and interior tablelands. It is bounded by the Pacific Ocean ...

The State of New South Wales - Timeline of History


Jan 25, 2001 ... 1998 Special Article - The State of New South Wales - Timeline of History Reproduced from New South Wales Year Book, 1998 (ABS ...