Australian History Quizzes & Trivia

Do you consider yourself a history buff or are you curious and eager to learn new trivia about the times that have gone by? If yes, what better than to take some awesome Australian History quizzes online to satisfy your hunger for knowledge? Test yourself and share these Australian History quizzes to find out who the history buff is!

Enhance your knowledge about Australian History which holds a special place in history. You can prepare for an upcoming test, simply keep yourself updated or even get insights into creating awesome questions with these Australian History quizzes.

So what are you waiting for? Take the ultimate Australian History quiz and check if you're the master of the subject.


This is a short quiz to challenge you on your knowledge about the history of Australia.

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 144   |  Last updated: Jun 19, 2017
  • Sample Question
    The name Australia was formally adopted in which year?

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Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 97   |  Last updated: Jun 19, 2017
  • Sample Question
    Captain Cook sailed on the first fleet.

Australian history 1760-1870

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 21   |  Last updated: Mar 14, 2012
  • Sample Question
    In what year did Captain Cook first voyage across the Pacific to Tahiti?

This quiz focuses on Australian WWII history with a particular focus on Women.

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 14   |  Last updated: Jan 18, 2013
  • Sample Question
    What was the number of women that listed in a branch of the women's services?

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Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 9   |  Last updated: Jan 17, 2013
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    Was Captain cook the first person to come to Austrlia ?




Australian History Questions & Answers


How many Convicts made the journey on the First Fleet?
One hundred people came on the first fleet andit is safe
How many convicts the first fleet carried?
The correct answer is: 586 men,192 women.
Is it True or False?QANTAS is the oldest operating airline in the world.
The question doesn't specify 'continuous operation'. Therefore the the correct answer is FALSE. KLM: october 7, 1919Still in operationOperations stopped during World War II (in Europe) apart from the operations in the Dutch Antilles in the Carib
Who was the first European to claim Australia?
British Captain James Cook in 1770In 1770, James Cook sailed along and mapped the east coast of Australia, which he named New South Wales and claimed for Great Britain.
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