Links to online and print resources about the history of Australian States and Territories
New South Wales
The colony : a history of early Sydney by Grace Karskens (2010). An account of the transformation of a campsite in a beautiful cove to the town that later became Australia's largest and best-known city.
Cazneaux Collection : photographs include old Sydney streets and buildings, Sydney Harbour and Circular Quay etc.
From the State Library of NSW:
A history of Victoria by Geoffrey Blainey (2013) Victoria’s best known historian traces the history of Victoria from the time the Aboriginals could walk across Bass Strait to the State’s fall from grace and the collapse of the Cain government.
Australian history from the State Library of Victoria
eMelbourne the city past and present
Exhibitions from the Public Record Office Victoria
Made in Queensland : a new history by Ross Fitzgerald, Lyndon Megarrity, David Symons (2009). Examines the evolution of Queensland by considering all aspects of its history from 1859; its people and politics, its events and achievements.
Queensland history from the State Library of Queensland
Turning points : chapters in South Australian history edited by Robert Foster and Paul Sendziuk (2012). Eminent historians explore many important but different aspects in South Australia's history by examining some key 'turning points'.
From the State Library of South Australia: