Category: New Zealand history
Pages with category: New Zealand history
Prior to the American Revolutionary War...
Mutiny on the Bounty
Even as the British were establishing the...
Australasia and the French Revolution
In 1789 the French Revolution forced King...
Napoleonic France in Australasia
In 1794–95 the revolutionary French Republic...
Expanding from New South Wales
Baudin’s French exploratory expedition to...
In 1806 William Bligh was made Governor of New...
Interregnum in the Dutch East Indies
France’s occupation of the Netherlands during...
Settling the Australian interior
Until the 1810s all British attempts to...
Australasia after the Napoleonic Wars
In 1815 the Napoleonic Wars came to an end and...
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...