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Book 2

Section 1:
Early Discovery and History
Section 2:
Early European Settlement
Section 3:
The Development of a Nation
Section 4:
Australia and the Twentieth Century

Early Discovery and History

The History of Australia - page 7

The History of Australia

The First Australians - page 9

Aboriginal Language Groups

Aboriginal History

Dreamtime Stories - page 11

Australian Aboriginal Dreamtime Legends

Aboriginal Instruments

Early Maritime Explorers - page 12

European Explorers

Online Quiz

The English Explorers - page 13

William Dampier - Biography

The Voyages of Captain Cook

Early European Settlement

The First Fleet - page 15

Australian History of Sydney

European Settlement 1 and 2 - page 16 - 17

The First Fleet - The Voyage

The Ships of the First Fleet

List of Livestock and Provisions of the First Fleet

New Settlements  - page 18 and 19

About Port Arthur

Swan River Settlement

The Explorers - page 21

Blaxland Wentworth & Lawson 

Major Sir Thomas Livingston Mitchell

John Oxley

John McDouall Stuart

Hume and Hovell

Burke and Wills Expedition of 1860

Allan Cunningham

Robert OíHara Burke

River Exploration: Captain Charles Sturt

Australian Explorers

Explorers of Australia

Zoom Explorers

Place Names - page 22

Place Name Search

The Development of a Nation

The Gold Rush - page 24

The Eureka Rebellion

The Eureka Stockade

Life in the Goldfields

Goldfields Words - page 25

Gold In Australia (Bendigo)

Bushrangers - page 26

Australian Bushrangers

"The Wild Colonial Boy"  Anon.


Federation - page 27

Australia's Federation

Centenary of Federation

The Australian Flag - page 28

Paint the Australian Flag

Australian National Flag

Ivor Evanís Story

State Flags - page 29

Australian State and Territory Flags

Coat of Arms - page 30

Australia's Coat of Arms

Australian Emblems - page 31

Emblems of Australia

Canberra - page 32

Canberra - Australia's Capital City

Australia and the Twentieth Century

The First World War - page 34

Anzac Day

The Anzac Story

Jack Simpson Kirkpatrick - Gallipoli Hero

The Great Depression - page 35

Living in the Depression

World War II - page 36

World War II

Australia in Asian Wars - page 38

The Asian Wars

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