A professor and a group of students have uncovered a spearhead, said to have been used 100 years ago for trade and hunting.
Part of the land inhabited by some of the early Australians is now submerged, but details of their life have been revealed in an excavation on an island off the continent’s north-west coast.
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A new study has found Aboriginal Australians settled the continent in one quick sweep and have remained in the same regions for almost 50,000 years.
The first European settlers in Australia used a dizzying array of flora and fauna in their kitchens – but they cooked them in a traditional British style.
One of the earliest known aquaculture systems on Earth, in south-western Victoria, is one step closer to becoming Australia’s 20th World Heritage site.
The extinction of the giant reptiles, marsupials and birds that once called Australia home has been the subject of much debate, including the role early Australians may have had on their fate.