Category: New Zealand history
Pages with category: New Zealand history
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...
After the British victory in the Waikato in...
Australian Overland Telegraph Line
From the mid-1850s the Australian colonies...
British Western Pacific Territories
In 1871 Cakobau united Fiji and proclaimed...
New Guinea Protectorates
Concerned about increasing German activity in...
In the late nineteenth century Britain,...
Partition of the Solomon Islands
When Germany annexed northeast New Guinea in...
Second Samoan Civil War
In 1899, Samoa broke into its second civil war...