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Our History: Colonists Arrive

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Season 1 Episode 6 ABC August 10, 2010

Governor Phillip had over 1000 people to feed and house. As he cleared land to plant crops and build homes, he displaced the original owners of the land and the plants and animals that were their source of food and shelter leaving the local Aboriginal people without enough to eat. Tensions between the two groups were growing.

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