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Kevin Rudd formally apologised for the hurt, caused by decades of state-sponsored treatment, to the stolen generation.
The day i was born!
The cold war the a period of tension throughout many world wide nation, after World War 2.
The Great Depression in Australia. It was the largest and most important economic depression in the 20th century.
Australia fights in World War 1.
The day Commonwealth of Australia comes into being. The Federation was a symbol of unity and gave people the chance to be 'Australian'
Matthew Flinders sails completely around Australia. Starting at Cape Leewin in 1601, and ending up in Sydney in 1603
The First fleet anchored at the Port Phillip Bay. This day is now celebrated as Australia day, marking the day of the first British Settelment.
Tasmania was claimed soon after it was sighted by the Dutch navigator, Abel Tasman. The sighted the west coast of Tasmania, and called his discovery Van Diemons Land
Australia was possibly named by Quirós, and he named it La Austrialia del Espiritu Santo.