1856 in Australia

The following lists events that happened during 1856 in Australia.

1856
in
Australia

Decades:
  • 1830s
  • 1840s
  • 1850s
  • 1860s
  • 1870s
See also:

Incumbents

Governors

Governors of the Australian colonies:

Premiers

Premiers of the Australian colonies:

Events

Exploration and settlement

Births

  • 8 March – Tom Roberts, artist (died 1931)
  • 3 August – Alfred Deakin, Prime Minister of Australia (died 1919)
  • 19 September – Arthur Morgan, Premier of Queensland (died 1916)
  • 3 December – George Leake, Premier of Western Australia (died 1902)

Deaths

References

  1. "THE NEW PARLIAMENT". The Argus. Melbourne. 26 November 1856. p. 4. Retrieved 16 February 2012 via National Library of Australia.
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