Australian frontier wars

George Rehder

Australian frontier wars New South Wales Mounted Police engaging Indigenous Australians during the Waterloo Creek Massacre of 1838 Date 1788–1934 Location Australia Result British victory Dispossession of land of the indigenous clans Belligerents British Army Native Police NSW Mounted Police Border Police British colonists Regular police forces Indigenous Australians Casualties […]

Climate emergency declared by 11,000 scientists worldwide who warn of ‘catastrophic threat’ to humanity

George Rehder

By national science, technology and environment reporter Michael Slezak Copied, edited & compiled by JD Schildmann 06/11/2019 Posted 29 minutes agoWed 6 Nov 2019, 2:47am More than 11,000 scientists around the world have signed a scientific paper declaring a climate emergency, backing protesters across the world demanding action. Key points: […]

Fremantle Prison – factsheet

George Rehder

Department of the Environment and Heritage, 2005 Fremantle Prison is one of Australia’s most important convict sites. Still intact today, it was built by convicts, for convicts and continuously used as a prison until 1991. This striking landmark sits on a small hill not far from the Indian Ocean and […]

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