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Macquarie formally adopted the name Australia for the continent, the name earlier proposed by the first circumnavigator of Australia, Matthew Flinders. As well as the many geographical features named after him in his lifetime, he is commemorated by Macquarie University in Sydney. 
Miscellaneous Australia Passenger Arrivals 1845-1854. extracted from The Shipping Gazette and Sydney general trade list; from the digitised version of the Sydney Shipping Gazette found at the National Library of Australia website. These lists name each person or family group on board without distinguishing between cabin or steerage passengers.
HMAS Sydney was a Chatham-class light cruiser of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). Laid down in 1911 and launched in 1912, the cruiser was commissioned into the RAN in 1913. During the early stages of World War I, Sydney was involved in supporting the Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force, and escorting the first ANZAC convoy.
Dec 26, 2020 · Ishant Sharma set to make comeback to competitive cricket after missing Australia tour Ishant was forced to miss the Australia tour due to side strain suffered during the IPL.
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Australia, formally the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country and sovereign state in the southern hemisphere, located in Oceania. Its capital city is Canberra , and its largest city is Sydney . Australia is the sixth biggest country in the world by land area, and is part of the Oceanic and Australasian regions.
Title: Sydney in 1848 Author: Joseph Fowles * A Project Gutenberg of Australia eBook * eBook No.: 0600151h.html Edition: 1 Language: English Character set encoding: HTML--Latin-1(ISO-8859-1)--8 bit Date first posted: January 2006 Date most recently updated: January 2006 This eBook was produced by: Col Choat Production notes: 1.
Named in honour of the famous Italian astronomer, the Galileo Galilei was an instant hit, reducing travelling time from Italy to Australia from four to three weeks on its maiden voyage in 1963. The Galilei and sister ship Guglielmo Marconi , were the last passenger ships purpose-built for the Australian immigrant service.