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Aboriginal Australians are legally defined as people who are members "of the Aboriginal race of Australia" (indigenous to mainland Australia or to the island of Tasmania).
Akarana is a racing yacht which was built in Auckland, New Zealand in 1888 by Robert Logan (Senior) to represent that country in the Australian Centennial Regatta held on Hobson's Bay, Victoria.
Alan Bond (22 April 1938 – 5 June 2015) was an Australian businessman noted for his high-profile business dealings, including his central role in the WA Inc scandals of the 1980s, and what was at the time the biggest corporate collapse in Australian history; for his bankrolling the successful challenge for the 1983 America's Cup, the first time the New York Yacht Club had ever lost it in its 132-year history; and also for a criminal conviction that saw him serve four years in prison.
The America's Cup, affectionately known as the "Auld Mug", is a trophy awarded to the winner of the America's Cup match races between two sailing yachts.
The Attack-class patrol boats were small coastal defence vessels built for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) and operated between 1967 and 1985.
Australia II (KA 6) is an Australian 12-metre-class America's Cup challenge racing yacht that was launched in 1982 and won the 1983 America's Cup for the Royal Perth Yacht Club.
The bicentenary of Australia was celebrated in 1988.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is the independent statistical agency of the Government of Australia.
The Australian Capital Territory (ACT; known as the Federal Capital Territory until 1938) is Australia's federal district, located in the south-east of the country and enclaved within the state of New South Wales.
The Australian Maritime College (AMC) is a tertiary education institution based in Launceston, Tasmania, established by the Maritime College Act 1978 (Cth).
The Australian Squadron was the name given to the British naval force assigned to the Australia Station from 1859 to 1911.
The Australian War Memorial is Australia's national memorial to the members of its armed forces and supporting organisations who have died or participated in wars involving the Commonwealth of Australia.
The Australian White Ensign (also known as the Australian Naval Ensign or the Royal Australian Navy Ensign) is a naval ensign used by ships of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) from 1967 onwards.
Bass Strait is a sea strait separating Tasmania from the Australian mainland, specifically the state of Victoria.
Cape Bowling Green Light is an active lighthouse located on Cape Bowling Green, a lengthy headland ending with a long low sandspit, about from Ayr, Queensland, Australia.
Commonwealth Lightship 4 (CLS4) Carpentaria is a lightship that was in service from 1917 to 1985 with the Commonwealth Lighthouse Service,The function of the Commonwealth Lighthouse Service was later performed by the Federal Department of Transport.
Colin Archer (22 July 1832 – 8 February 1921) was a Norwegian naval architect and shipbuilder from Larvik, Norway.
A coxless four is a rowing boat used in the sport of competitive rowing.
The Daring class was a class of eleven destroyers built for the Royal Navy (RN) and Royal Australian Navy (RAN).
Darling Harbour is a harbour adjacent to the city centre of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
The Darwin Beer Can Regatta is a festival event begun by Darwin businessmen, Lutz Frankenfeld and Paul Rice-Chapman, which has been held annually since 1974 in Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia at Mindil Beach.
The Australian Department of Communications and the Arts is a department of the Government of Australia charged with responsibility for communications policy and programs and cultural affairs.
A financial endowment is a donation of money or property to a nonprofit organization for the ongoing support of that organization.
The First Fleet was the 11 ships that departed from Portsmouth, England, on 13 May 1787 to found the penal colony that became the first European settlement in Australia.
The Government of the Commonwealth of Australia (also referred to as the Australian Government, the Commonwealth Government, or the Federal Government) is the government of the Commonwealth of Australia, a federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy.
The Government of New South Wales, also referred to as the New South Wales Government or NSW Government, is the Australian state democratic administrative authority of New South Wales.
The Gulf of Carpentaria is a large, shallow sea enclosed on three sides by northern Australia and bounded on the north by the Arafura Sea (the body of water that lies between Australia and New Guinea).
HM Bark Endeavour Replica is one of two replicas of, the bark commanded by Lieutenant James Cook when he charted New Zealand and discovered the eastern coast of Australia.
Five ships of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) have been named HMAS Sydney, after Sydney, the capital city of New South Wales.
HMS Endeavour, also known as HM Bark Endeavour, was a British Royal Navy research vessel that Lieutenant James Cook commanded to Australia and New Zealand on his first voyage of discovery from 1768 to 1771.
Captain James Cook (7 November 1728Old style date: 27 October14 February 1779) was a British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal Navy.
James Craig is a three-masted, iron-hulled barque restored and sailed by the Sydney Heritage Fleet, Sydney, Australia.
Kay Cottee (born 25 January 1954) is an Australian sailor, who was the first woman to perform a single-handed, non-stop and unassisted circumnavigation of the world.
A Lease-Purchase Contract, also known as a Lease Purchase Agreement, is the heart of rent-to-own properties.
A lightvessel, or lightship, is a ship which acts as a lighthouse.
This is a list of the colonial vessels of New South Wales.
A maritime museum (sometimes nautical museum) is a museum specializing in the display of objects relating to ships and travel on large bodies of water.
A museum ship, also called a memorial ship, is a ship that has been preserved and converted into a museum open to the public for educational or memorial purposes.
The National Gallery of Australia (originally the Australian National Gallery) is the national art museum of Australia as well as one of the largest art museums in Australia, holding more than 166,000 works of art.
The National Museum of Australia preserves and interprets Australia's social history, exploring the key issues, people and events that have shaped the nation.
The National Portrait Gallery in Australia is a collection of portraits of prominent Australians that are important in their field of endeavour or whose life sets them apart as an individual of long-term public interest.
Neville Kenneth Wran, (11 October 1926 – 20 April 2014) was an Australian politician who was the Premier of New South Wales from 1976 to 1986.
New South Wales (abbreviated as NSW) is a state on the east coast of:Australia.
NSW Maritime was an agency in the Government of New South Wales, Australia.
The Oarsome Foursome is the nickname for an Australian men's rowing coxless four crew who competed with a clear lineage between 1990 and 2012 - winning two Olympic gold and one silver medals, two world championships as a coxless four and additional world championship titles in a coxed boats.
The Oberon class was a ship class of 27 British-designed submarines operated by five different nations.
Offshore drilling is a mechanical process where a wellbore is drilled below the seabed.
Operation Jaywick was a special operation undertaken in World War II.
Philip Sutton Cox (born 1 October 1939) is an Australian architect.
Postgraduate education, or graduate education in North America, involves learning and studying for academic or professional degrees, academic or professional certificates, academic or professional diplomas, or other qualifications for which a first or bachelor's degree generally is required, and it is normally considered to be part of higher education.
A proa, also seen as prau, perahu, and prahu, is a type of multihull sailboat.
Questacon – the National Science and Technology Centre, is located on the southern shore of Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra, Australia.
The Royal Australian Navy (RAN) is the naval branch of the Australian Defence Force.
Sandy Cape is the most northern point on Fraser Island off the coast of Queensland, Australia.
A ship replica is a reconstruction of a no longer existing ship.
B-427 was a Project 641 diesel-electric attack submarine of the Soviet Navy.
Spirit of Australia is a wooden speed boat built in a Sydney backyard, by Ken Warby, that broke and set the world water speed record on 8 October 1978.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
The Sydney Explorer is an Australian open top bus tourist sightseeing service operating in the Sydney central business district and Eastern Suburbs.
TAFE NSW The Sydney Institute of Technology (TSIT) now forms a part of TAFE NSW, Australia's largest vocational education and training provider.
The local bus routes of Sydney connect suburban destinations with major transport nodes in each of the 14 metropolitan bus regions.
The Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race is an annual event hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, starting in Sydney, New South Wales on Boxing Day and finishing in Hobart, Tasmania.
Sydney Tower is Sydney's tallest structure and the second tallest observation tower in the Southern Hemisphere.
A tanker (or tank ship or tankship) is a ship designed to transport or store liquids or gases in bulk.
The Tasman Island Lighthouse is on Tasman Island off the coast of south-eastern Tasmania, Australia.
The Sunday Times is the largest-selling British national newspaper in the "quality press" market category.
The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) is a daily compact newspaper published by Fairfax Media in Sydney, Australia.
Townsville is a city on the north-eastern coast of Queensland, Australia.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
The World Unlimited water speed record is the officially recognised fastest speed achieved by a water-borne vehicle.
The Western Australian Museum is the state museum for Western Australia.
The 1992 Summer Olympic Games (Spanish: Juegos Olímpicos de Verano de 1992; Catalan: Jocs Olímpics d'estiu de 1992), officially known as the Games of the XXV Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event celebrated in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain in 1992.