Category: New Zealand history
Pages with category: New Zealand history
Colony of Van Diemen’s Land
The island of Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) was...
Swan River Colony
Initial British claims to Australia were...
The arrival of muskets and other European...
Province of South Australia
From 1829 a British group led by Edward Gibbon...
Treaty of Waitangi
In the late 1830s European land purchases in...
Colony of New Zealand
After the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi...
Colony of North Australia
The 1830s and 1840s saw the phasing out of...
Settlement of the South Island
Early colonial New Zealand saw a number of...
Colony of Victoria
Following a decade of settler pressure, the...
Taking advantage of the 1851 gold rush, the...
Tongan Intervention in Fiji
In the early 1840s war broke out in Fiji...
Colony of Queensland
Although there had been a call for...
Crossing the Outback
The possibility of connecting Australia to the...
Invasion of the Waikato
In 1858 a Māori King was proclaimed in the...
Facing political instability, rising Tongan...