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Australian history and society since 1788

Australian history and society since 1788. Photo: Andrew Taylor/Fairfax Syndication.

Exploring the history of settlement in Australia and the development of the nation's political, social and economic life since British colonisation of the continent.

Classroom resources

Eternity thumbnail image
Years 6–10
Australian history, historical skills, English
Aussie English thumbnail image
Years 2 and up
English, Indigenous culture & history, Australian history
Aboriginal resistance to colonisation thumbnail image
Years 5–12
Australian history, Indigenous culture & history, English, media