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The-great-Australian-Gold-Rush - The Eureka Stockade

Events leading up to the Eureka Battle<p>There were few major events that lead to the battle at Eureka, these events most occurred in 1854.<p>The mining …

The-great-Australian-Gold-Rush - Tools and techniques to Mine Gold

Tools used to mine gold during the Gold Rush<p><p>During the gold rush period, miners used different tools and techniques to mine for gold.<p>Panning – was a …

Indigenous Peoples: Overview - Theme - Electronic Encyclopedia of Gold in Australia

Early contacts<p>The Indigenous peoples living in central Victoria had already been through more than a decade of rapid change, with the pastoral …

Australia

Mining Technology: Overview - Theme - Electronic Encyclopedia of Gold in Australia

The very earliest gold extraction equipment used by diggers were the cradle and the gold pan, both of which used a rocking action to separate the …

Water

Immigration and Ethnicity: Overview - Theme - Electronic Encyclopedia of Gold in Australia

But perhaps the most significant population movement was the migration of thousands of people from overseas countries to the Victorian goldfields. …

Australia

Eureka Stockade - Concept - Electronic Encyclopedia of Gold in Australia

The Eureka Stockade, a rebellion of miners on the Ballarat goldfields in 1854, has become a symbol of democratic protest and national identity.<p>In …

Australia

Chinese

There were Chinese in Victoria before the gold rushes: merchants in Melbourne and domestic and farm labourers throughout the state. But like their …

China

History of Chinese Australians

The <b>history of Chinese Australians</b> provides a unique chapter in the history of Australia. The country has a long history of contact with China, some …

Immigrant Influences - Australian Gold Fields | Australian Gold, History & Culture Info - Historic Gold Rush Village Mogo South Coast NSW Australia

The Australian gold rush days brought Immigrants from all over the world to Australia, which up until then had been a penal settlement with heavy …

Children

As much as there may have been some opportunities for fun and fossicking, children would have suffered through the same basic living conditions and …

~ GOLD ~

Explore the impact of the gold rushes on Australia and uncover the stories of the diggers at SBS GOLD! The topics below detail the varied results of …

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Aborigines & the gold rush

Explorers and squatters had already disrupted traditional ways of life for Aboriginal people in the Victorian gold fields region. Flocks of sheep and …

Australia

Women Life On The Goldfields | Australian Gold, History & Culture Info/Living Conditions On The Australian Gold Fields - Historic Gold Rush Village Mogo South Coast NSW Australia

Women worked from daylight to dark.<p>A typical day for a woman in an Australian pioneer village in the 1850s gold rush days, would be to rise at or …

Australia

The-great-Australian-Gold-Rush - Life on the Gold Fields in Australia

Life on the Gold fields<p>When the gold rush began, many people left their jobs to find a fortune on the gold fields. As a result, shops closed down for …

WordPress › Installation

Welcome to the famous five-minute WordPress installation process! Just fill in the information below and you’ll be on your way to using the most …

Our Great Barrier Reef · Learn

The Great Barrier Reef is the largest coral reef ecosystem on our blue planet, representing about 10% of all the world's coral reefs. It is one of …

Australia

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority

Parent Portfolio: Environment and Energy<p>The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority advises the Australian Government on the care and development of …

Great Barrier Reef

About Us

If you're heading out on the water, download and use the free zoning app so you know where you can go and what you can do.<p>We're delighted to …

Great Barrier Reef

Guide to the Great Barrier Reef

Top things to do on the Great Barrier Reef<p>Cruise Michaelmas Cay<p>Visit the Great Barrier Reef in style on board Ocean Spirit, a 32 metre (105 foot), …

Great Barrier Reef

Experiences in the region

Reef Experiences <br>Tourism in the Great Barrier Reef region.<p>There are a diverse range of tourism operations in the Great Barrier Reef including day …

Great Barrier Reef

Tourism on the Great Barrier Reef

Commercial marine tourism extends throughout the Great Barrier Reef,and tourism makes a significant contribution to the presentation, management and …

Great Barrier Reef

Commercial Fishers of the Great Barrier Reef

One of the key user groups the SELTMP monitors is the <b>commercial fishing industry</b> operating the Great Barrier Reef (GBR) region. With 750 active …

Great Barrier Reef

Commercial fishing and zoning

Commercial fishing is the largest extractive activity in the Marine Park, harvesting about<br>15,000 tonnes of seafood each year. It contributes to the …

Great Barrier Reef History - Culture, Religion and Lifestyle in Great Barrier Reef

After Cook, William Bligh was the next navigator to charter into the reef when he was journeying to West Indies. In those days, he sailed through the …

Great Barrier Reef

History and Evolution of the Great Barrier Reef

History of the Great Barrier Reef <br>The evolution of Australia's great natural wonder.<p>The history of the Great Barrier Reef is a long and diverse one, …

Traditional Owners of the Great Barrier Reef

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are the two Indigenous groups of Australia. There are more than 70 Aboriginal and Torres Strait …

Sea Dragons and Seahorses

Whale Shark - BBC Planet Earth

Barracuda Documentary