religion

Events

arrival of the first fleet

1788

first Presbyterian church service

1795

uprising in ireland

1795 - 1798

resulted i deportation of a lot of people to aus

Fr James Dixon authorized to say first mass

1803

Fr Dixons permission with drawn

1804

Samule Marsden appointed chaplain to the colony

1813

samuel leigh is first Methodist minister

1815

john joseph Therry arrives

1820

with a mandate to minister the Catholics of the colony