In 1787, the First Fleet sailed from Britain to set up a penal colony in Australia. It arrived in New South Wales in 1788 and the people began to build the new settlement. Who were the people who came on the first fleet? How did they manage?

Covering subjects from the Humanities curriculum the Mac Australia Topics books combine brilliant photography and visual literacy elements with authoritative text matched to students’ reading ability

Text Type: Information Report

Published by: Macmillan Australia