1841 in Australia

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1841
in
Australia
Decades:
See also:

Incumbents[edit]

Governors[edit]

Governors of the Australian colonies:

Events[edit]

Exploration and settlement[edit]

Science and technology[edit]

Arts and literature[edit]

  • The first Australian book for children was published in Sydney, A mother's offering to her children, by a 'lady long resident in New South Wales'. Although published anonymously, the author is Charlotte Barton.[3]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cameron, Angus, ed. (1985). "Part One: Facts and Figures: An Australian Historical Chronology". The Australian Almanac: 800 Pages Crammed with Australian and World Facts: Politics, the Arts, Geography, History and Much More. North Ryde, NSW: Angus & Robertson. pp. 11–12. ISBN 0-207-15108-3. 
  2. ^ Munday, Rosemary, ed. (1991). "How Australia Began: Significant Dates in Australian History". The Bulletin Australian Almanac & Book of Facts 1992. Sydney: Australian Consolidated Press. p. 3. ISSN 1038-054X. 
  3. ^ Barton, Charlotte (1841), A mother's offering to her children, Sydney, NSW: University of Sydney Library, Scholarly Electronic Text and Image Service, retrieved 23 February 2013