First Fleet ship given National Heritage status - Australian Geographic
The wreck of a First Fleet ship which once carried Governor Phillip has been given National Heritage status.
No watering down invasion truth of 1788, says indigenous leader Paul Morris
Captain Arthur Phillip who led the First Fleet to Australia in 1788. He established the penal colony that was to become Sydney and served as the first Governor of New South Wales from 1788 to 1792.
Arthur Phillip: The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay (1789)
Europeans were greatly interested in the new animals being found in Australia. One animal that caused particular interest was the Kangaroo. The fact that very little was known about marsupials meant any information on the animal was in high demand. (Sp Coll RQ 669)
Australian Banksia Serrata in flower with Pericarpium (seed pod)
Heritage Editions Banksia Serrata in Bloom with Seed Pod... the ripe Pericarpium, with the capsules open. Reproduction printed from one of the finest Banksia illustrations ever published - reproduced from a hand-coloured copperplate engraving by J. Pass for Governor Arthur Phillip's account of “The Voyage to Botany Bay” First Fleet engravings originally published in London circa 1807 by John Wilkes. First published in 1789 by John Stockdale, The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay; with…
State Library of NSW
The State Library of New South Wales is a large reference and research library open to the public. It is the oldest library in Australia, being the first library established in New South Wales.
Governor Phillip statue in the Botanic Gardens, Sydney (NSW)
Title: Governor Phillip statue in the Botanic Gardens, Sydney (NSW) Dated: by 22 June 1897 (when statue was unveiled, see comment below) Digital ID: 4481_a026_000237 Rights: No known copyright restrictions www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We'd love to hear from you if you use our photos/documents. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator.
Governor Phillip's Statue, Sydney
Format: Glass plate negative. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Tyrrell Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/collection=The_Tyrrell_Photographic Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection General information about the Powerhouse Museum Collection is available at www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database Persistent URL: www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/?irn=28380 Acquisition credit line: Gift of…