1856 in Australia

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1856
in
Australia

Decades:
See also:

The following lists events that happened during 1856 in Australia.

Incumbents[edit]

Governors[edit]

Governors of the Australian colonies:

Premiers[edit]

Premiers of the Australian colonies:

Events[edit]

Exploration and settlement[edit]

Births[edit]

  • 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[edit]

References[edit]

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