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At the beach : contact, migration & settlement in South East Sydney : La Perouse, New South Wales
Bib ID 4511469
Format BookBook
Description [Sydney, N.S.W.] : Migration Heritage Centre, New South Wales, c2008 
[8] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 9780980564907
Summary

Overview of the history and contact history of settlement at La Perouse (Gooriwal); observation by Mahroot of the Laperouse expedition's camp at Botany Bay and the eruption of smallpox; setting up of "blacks' hospital" at Little Bay; 1885 establishment of a small Anglican mission at la Perouse; 1895 gazettal of seven acres for a reserve; setting up of a training school for girls at Yarra Bay; mourning ceremony held at La Perouse in 1970 as Australia celebrated the bicentenary of Captain Cook's landing at Botany Bay.

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Cover title.

"Adapted by Stephen Thompson ... from Thompson. S, Lapérouse Museum & Visitor Centre, NPWS, 2002. Edited by John Petersen ... , Kathleen Schilling ... , Chris Ingrey ... , Elizabeth Broomhead ... . Design by Lisa Carrington. Map after Gavin Stewart. "--Back cover.

Map on back cover.

Bibliography: Inside back cover.

Subjects La Pérouse, Jean-François de Galaup comte de, 1741-1788. -- Travel -- New South Wales.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- La Perouse -- History.  |  Transport - Railways.  |  Politics and Government - National symbols and events - Bicentennial, 1988.  |  Politics and Government - National symbols and events - Memorials and commemorations.  |  Habitation - Crisis accommodation.  |  Race relations - Representation - Art.  |  Politics and Government - National symbols and events - Captain Cook Bicentenary, 1970.  |  Settlement and contacts - Government settlements, reserves.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1851-  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Smallpox.  |  Politics and Government - National symbols and events - Olympic Games, Sydney, 2000.  |  Cultural protocols - Welcome to Country.  |  Habitation - Camps - Fringe and town.  |  Communications - Telecommunications - Telegraphy.  |  Politics and Government - National symbols and events - Australia Day / Survival Day.  |  Politics and Government - Political action - Land rights.  |  Child welfare - Child / parent separation - Stolen generations.  |  Settlement and contacts - French.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Gardening.  |  Settlement and contacts - Chinese.  |  Botany Bay (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  La Perouse (N.S.W.) -- History.  |  La Perouse (N.S.W.) -- Social life and customs.  |  La Perouse (S Sydney NSW SI56-05)  |  Botany Bay (S Sydney NSW SI56-05)
Other authors/contributors Migration Heritage Centre
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Contact, migration and settlement in South East Sydney : La Perouse, New South Wales.

La Perouse, New South Wales.

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