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The World Factbook: Background: :: Two British attempts at establishing the island as a penal colony (1788-1814 and 1825-55) were ultimately abandoned. In 1856, the island was resettled by Pitcairn Islanders, descendants of the Bounty mutineers and their Tahitian companions. :: ...read more [Source: The World Factbook] Wikipedia: Norfolk Island (i/ˈnɔrfək ˈaɪlənd/; Norfuk: Norf'k Ailen[4]) is a small island in the Pacific Ocean located between Australia, New Zealand and New Caledonia, 1,412 kilometres (877 mi) directly east of mainland Australia's Evans Head, and about 900 kilometres (560 mi) from Lord Howe Island. The island is part of the Commonwealth of Australia, but it enjoys a large degree of self-governance. Together with two neighbouring islands, it forms one of Australia's external territories...read more [Source: Wikipedia]

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Pictures


Solness, Peter (Peter Kevin), 1958- 1998 Poisoned pine, Norfolk Island pine, (Ar... [NLA]

Bell, Brendan 1993 Norfolk Island 1993 [picture] / Brendan Bell 1993... [NLA]

Bell, Brendan 1993 The Administrator of Norfolk Island, Mr Alan Kerr [picture] /... [NLA]

Bell, Brendan 1993 The Administrator of Norfolk Island, Mr Alan Kerr [picture] /... [NLA]

Bell, Brendan 1993 The Administrator of Norfolk Island, Mr Alan Kerr and his wif... [NLA]


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Maps


Australian Surveying and Land Information Group Canberra, A.C.T. : Australian Su... [NLA]

Wakefield, Captain [New South Wales : Archive Office of New South Wales, 1991] P... [NLA]

Australian Surveying and Land Information Group Canberra : AUSLIG, 1987- World a... [NLA]

Australia. Department of the Interior. Survey Branch Canberra, A.C.T. : the Bran... [NLA]

Australia. Division of National Mapping Canberra : The Department, 1959 Territor... [NLA]


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Books

John S Croucher. 2014. The kid from Norfolk Island : the story of the remarkable Alf PollardWarriewo... [WorldCat]
Cathy Dunn; Liz McCoy. 2014. Norfolk Island Rev. Fulton baptisms, burials and marriages 1801 - 180... [WorldCat]
Carolyn Vernon; Diane Brett. 2013. Aaron Price : surviving the convict system[Lilydale Vic.] : [Caro... [WorldCat]

Archives

Latham, A.. 1789. Norfolk Island flying squirrel.London : J. Stockdale, 1789-08-06.. ... [Bishop]
Latham, A.. 1789. Norfolk Island petrel.London : J. Stockdale, 1789-08-06.. ... [Bishop]

Video/Visual

Stacey, Wes (Wesley), 1941-; Stacey, Wes (Wesley), 1941-. nd. Ruins of a building, Kingston, Norfolk ... [WorldCat]

Audio

nd. nd. Norfolk Island speechSydney : Custom Service/EMI, [19--]. ... [WorldCat]

Official Websites

  • Legislative Assembly of Norfolk Island...
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