This high quality timeline, linked to the Australian curriculum, features 35 key events that have shaped Australian culture. Use as a wall display in your classroom or for further activities on an Interactive Whiteboard. Let your imagination run wild with this multi-purpose resource.
Also included in this bundle are 4 activities to use alongside the Australian History Timeline. Please see the preview for further details of these activities. Lesson plan instructions are included to aide you in the implementation of these activities.
This bundle is designed to save you time! Simply print, laminate where needed and you are ready to go.
Each poster is A4 size.
Key events include:
- The arrival of the aborigines
- The arrival of dingoes
- discovery of Tasmania by Abel Tasman
- William Dampier's exploration of the West Coast of Australia
- Captain Cook charting the East coast of Australia
- arrival of the First Fleet
- the first circumnavigation of Australia
- a penal colony established in Brisbane
- New Holland renamed Australia
- New colony established in Perth
- South Australia established
- Gold rush
- Secret ballot introduced
- AFL becomes an official sport
- Uluru first sighted
- First test match against England in Australia
- Ned Kelly hanged
- Australia becomes a federation
- National flag first flown
- Canberra becomes the nation's capital
- surfing is first introduced
- Australian soldiers land in ANZAC cove
- QANTAS is founded
- Vegemite is first produced
- First parliament is held in Canberra
- Don Bradman hits record innings
- Sydney Harbour bridge opens
- Australia enters Second World War
- Holden cars first produced
- Melbourne Olympics
- Indigenous people are given the right to vote
- Aboriginal flag first flown
- Sydney Opera House opened
- Aboriginal Land Rights Act 1976
- National Anthem introduced
- Sydney Olympics
- First female Prime Minister
Please note: This product is for personal use only unless additional licences are purchased.
If you don't need the activities, why not just purchase the Australian History Timeline
separately. Click the link to find the product.
If you liked the look of these posters, you may also like these:
— Australian Goldrush Timeline
— Australian Aboriginal Reconciliation Timeline - Pathway to Recognition
— Australian Federation Timeline
Please note: These posters are best printed on A4 sized paper.
Please note: This product is for personal use only. Multiple licences are available for use among more than one person.
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