The municipal council of Sydney was incorporated in 1842 and became Australia's first city.
Hij won in 1997 een Academy Award voor het schrijven van de film Sling Blade.
Daarnaast werden hem meer dan twintig filmprijzen toegekend, waaronder National Board of Review Awards voor zowel het maken van Sling Blade als voor zijn acteerprestatie in Monster's Ball.
It was not until 1788 when the First Fleet, which contained convicts and was led by Captain Arthur Phillip, arrived in Botany Bay to found Sydney as a penal colony, the first European settlement in Australia.
Since convict transportation ended in the mid-19th century, the city has transformed from a colonial outpost into a major global cultural and economic centre.
A person’s sexuality or gender should not affect their legal rights and responsibilities under Australia Marriage Law.
Express yourself with a full complement of gender & sexuality descriptors to truly reflect who you are.You want to take them somewhere you think they're going to like but you don't want to ask ...The Yarra Valley is home to more than 80 wineries, ranging from small, family-owned operations to large estates.However, numerous Aboriginal stone tools were found in Western Sydney's gravel sediments that were dated from 45,000 to 50,000 years BP, which would indicate that there was human settlement in Sydney earlier than thought.Cook was on a mission of exploration and was not commissioned to start a settlement.Man-made attractions such as Sydney Tower, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, and the Sydney Opera House (which became a World Heritage Site in 2007 The first people to inhabit the area now known as Sydney were indigenous Australians having migrated from northern Australia and before that from southeast Asia.