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Content description VCHHK088

History / Levels 5 and 6 / Historical Knowledge / The Australian colonies
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The social, economic and political causes and reasons for the establishment of British colonies in Australia after 1800
  1. investigating the causes and reasons, including economic, political and social, for the establishment of one or more British colonies
  2. examining a penal colony, for example, Moreton Bay, Van Diemen’s Land, or a colony that later became a state such as Western Australia or Victoria
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