The first fleet of 11 ships bound for Botany Bay
prepares to sail under the command of Governor Phillip.
Captain Cook sailed into folklore in 1770 when he discovered Australia by landing his boat Endeavour at Botany Bay
Linford Christie under-estimated his Australian opposition and paid the price by missing out on the Botany Bay
Gift final in Sydney yesterday.
Mae'r Bethan Gwanas wedi cyhoeddi ei chyfrol ddiweddaraf, 'I Botany Bay
' a chawn ei chwmni nos Wener.
As part of the contract,a new waste transfer terminal will be built in Banksmeadow, to receive the household waste from five of the participating Councils: Botany Bay
, Rockdale, Woollahra, Waverley and Kogarah.
The traditional Australia Day ocean race from Sydney Harbour south to Botany Bay
and back, retracing the passage north of the First Fleet 222 years ago to hoist the Union Jack and begin the European colonisation of Australia, attracted a fleet of nearly 40 yachts.
He worked as a painter for Botany Bay
Company for years before becoming sick.
He also said the ship was built in 1790 and originally carried prisoners to the Botany Bay
Of infamous character: the convicts of the Boddingtons, Ireland to Botany Bay
1793 which has been written and published by Barbara Hall is the third book in a series of five, in which the author is producing the details of the crime, trial and sentenced imposed of the 125 male and 29 female convicts aboard the Boddingtons which departed Cork for Botany Bay
on the 15th of January 1793.
A SHIP'S log which details a mutiny by Irish convicts on their way to Botany Bay
in 1796 fetched $170,000 at auction yesterday.
Should we now expect a shipment to Botany Bay
?" Australian writer Kathy Lette
A further 35 yachts competed in the CYCA's Australia Day Regatta short ocean race from Sydney Harbour to Botany Bay
and return, replicating the course taken by the First Fleet when it moved from its original landfall north to the more suitable Port Jackson.