1842 in Australia

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1842
in
Australia
Decades:
See also:

Incumbents[edit]

Governors[edit]

Governors of the Australian colonies:

Events[edit]

  • 20 July - an Act (6 Vic.No 3) passed "to declare the town of Sydney to be a city and to incorporate the inhabitants thereof".[1]
  • 12 August - Melbourne incorporated as a "town".[1]
  • 21 August - Hobart Town is proclaimed a city.


Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "History of Sydney City Council" (pdf). City of Sydney. Retrieved 9 February 2007.