Category: New Zealand
Pages with category: New Zealand
Mutiny on the Bounty
Even as the British were establishing the...
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...
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...
Colony of Queensland
Although there had been a call for...
Crossing the Outback
The possibility of connecting Australia to the...