Category Archives: New South Wales

Australia: NSW – The Myall Creek Massacre


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the Myall Creek Massacre that occurred on the 10th June 1838, in which some 30 unarmed Aborigines were killed.

For more visit:
http://www.insidehistory.com.au/2015/08/the-myall-creek-massacre-the-trial-and-aftermath/


Australia: Sydney – New Years Eve/Day Celebrations


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the history of New Year’s Eve/New Year’s Day celebrations in Sydney, Australia.

For more visit:
http://dictionaryofsydney.org/entry/new_years_eve


Australia: NSW – The Myall Creek Massacre


The link below is to an article that takes a look at what is known as ‘The Myall Creek Massacre.’

For more visit:
http://www.insidehistory.com.au/2014/06/the-myall-creek-massacre-re-examined/


Australia: Whaling History of Sydney


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the history of whaling in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

For more visit:
http://trust.dictionaryofsydney.org/sydneys-whaling-history/


Australia: NSW – Sydney Harbour Bridge


The link below is to an article that takes a look at the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the origin of the granite that was used to construct it.

For more visit:
http://www.insidehistory.com.au/2014/04/tae-mak-a-brig-to-make-a-bridge-where-did-the-granite-of-the-sydney-harbour-bridge-come-from/


App Explores Sydney’s Irish history


Tracing Our History

The link below is to an article that takes a look at an app that explores the Irish history of Sydney.

For more visit:
http://www.insidehistory.com.au/2014/03/new-app-explores-sydneys-irish-history/

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Australia: Aboriginal Artefacts Found in Newcastle


The link below is to an article reporting on the discovery of Aboriginal artefacts in Newcastle, NSW, Australia.

For more visit:
http://archaeologynewsnetwork.blogspot.com.au/2014/02/aboriginal-artefacts-uncovered-during.html


Article: Australia – Sydney & Eternity


The link below is to an article that takes a look at Sydney’s brush with ‘eternity.’

For more visit:http://trust.dictionaryofsydney.org/eternity/


Article: Australia – Gamaragal People of Sydney


The link below is to an article reporting on ‘Gamaragal – Aboriginal People of Manly and Northern Sydney,’ an exhibition currently showing at Manly Art Gallery and Museum.

For more visit:
http://trust.dictionaryofsydney.org/gamaragal-aboriginal-people-of-manly-and-northern-sydney/


Article: Australia – The Cook’s River Project


The link below is to an article that looks at the Cook’s River Project. The Cook’s River is located in Sydney, NSW, Australia.

For more visit:
http://trust.dictionaryofsydney.org/%E2%80%98fine-stream-fine-meadow-%E2%80%93-launching-the-cooks-river-project/


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