This timeline begins when the Europeans first arrived. Thousands of years before the arrival of the British, Australia was settled by the indigenous people of Australia called the Aborigines. Nixon proposed New Federalism. How to cite this note (MLA) Aboukhadijeh, Feross. Cambodian invasion creates anti-war turbulence. “Chaddy”, as it soon came to be called, was the first self-contained regional shopping centre in Melbourne, and the largest in Australia at the time. Australia Timeline. SALT talks begin. First man on the moon. The Aboriginal Australia exhibition opened after six years of planning. A selected history of Australia from ABC Archives & Library Services from 1970-1979
Environmental Services Division analyzes blood samples collected through NHANES to demonstrate that the level of lead in blood is related to exposure to gasoline. Socially, the White Australia Policy was finally dismantled during this period. Sprite is introduced by Coca-Cola. In the 1970s, this policy changed and people from other countries were encouraged to come to Australia.
Study Notes, LLC., 17 Nov. 2012. It had functioned since Federation in 1901 as a tool for excluding non-white immigrants. EPA established. The Whitlam government removed any ethnically specific criteria for evaluating prospective migrants, thus allowing the first influx of Vietnamese refugees in 1978. Between 1945 and 1970 the Australian Government’s Immigration Policy sought migrants from England and Europe.
"1960-1970" StudyNotes.org. This Australian history timeline covers all of the major events of Australia's 40,000 year history - from the first arrival of aboriginal Australians tens of thousands of years ago, right up to the 21st century. Information Sources: Murderer/Writer Caryl Chessman is executed. Massacre at Kent State.
Migrants have come from Asia, the Middle East and South America as well as Europe. 1900s continued (1940) Howard Florey led team of scientists in development of penicillin (1941) U.S. declared war on Japan, Australia allowed U.S. to base Pacific command on its territory (1942 - 1943) Japanese planes bombed nearly 100 sites in Australia (1942) Daylight savings introduced (1944) Subsidized medicine provided to all Australians through introduction of Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme Aborigine. In 1960, Myer completed the Chadstone Shopping Centre 12 kilometres from the centre of Melbourne. Web.
Daughters of Bilitis Formed . 1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969. 14 Feb. 2020. 1606 - The first European to land at Australia is …
In 1970 Australia’s first political organisation for homosexuals Daughters of Bilitis (DOB) (‘Bilitis’ refers, esoterically, to the lesbian poetry of Sappho), formed after contact with the US chapter of DOB.
CE. Richard Nixon elected President. Click on any of the entries in the timeline below to read a more detailed explanation.