1833 in Australia
- 5 January – The Perth Gazette and the West Australian Journal are first published by Charles Macfaull
- 23 January – Bathurst is gazetted as a town
- 1 May – Yagan and Midgegoroo are proclaimed as outlaws for killing two whites at Canning; Yagan is killed in July
- 23 October – The town of Mussel Brook (later Muswellbrook) is proclaimed
- Barker, Anthony (1996). What Happened When. St Leonards: Allen & Unwin. ISBN 1-86373-986-6.