west australia northern territory capitol trritory new zealand has north and

West australia northern territory capitol trritory

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west australia, northern territory, capitol trritory, new zealand has north and south island, 1500 miles from australia to south island of new zealand. Interiors are sparcely populated. New zealand is mountainous, austrailia is desert. Australia regularly suffers droughts and sparks suicides. Australian floods, mostly in the east/south east 2 People: whitest country south of italy, 22/23 million people on austrailia, not a lot of people/ very dense concentration, indiginous were the aboriginals in australia, and the maori in new zealand. British and dutch show up in the 1600s. Dutch showed up first but the British were more serious about it and claim the east in 1770, start penal colony in 1788 british used to send prisoners to america but american revolution was in 1776 this was the start of sydney. Most prisoners ended up being freed and becoming part of society. Westward expansion much like the US for 80-100 years. Manifest destiny, terrible treatment of indigenous people. Gold rushes of 1840-1870s, tasmanians were hunted to extinction for sport. Japan had plans to invade and take over australia
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