It has been almost 60,000 years that people are residing in Australia. It is said that Australian Aborigines were first people who had reached Australia the very first time. According to the researchers they were from Indonesia and had reached Australia via boat. The Aborigines resides in various parts of Australia. They are the people with fewer needs and live a very simple life. Their main method of gathering food was fishing and hunting etc.
They were firm followers of tradition and their religion was named as Dreaming. In this religion many stories regarding the creation of world were there. Those dreaming stories were painted by them on walls all over Australia. A special musical instrument was used by them, which was known as didgeridoo and their music was all about dreamtime songs.
Today’s modern city Australia is having a lot in its history. This country had a different culture along with traditions which are followed by the residents of this country. History had a great impact on the traditions and culture of this country. This is not only in case of Australia but this thing is very common in each and every country that their culture is greatly impacted by their history and type of people living in any of the particular country.
A British Captain cook had visited Australia and the land which was visited by him was converted in to a prison colony by British because they were in search of a place where they can keep the convicts. The first fleet of British people was arrived in 1788 in Australia with 11 ships having 1500 people. The fleet landed at Sydney at the very first time. People from different countries and islands have visited Australia and started living here. This is how the cultural diversities occur and finally the culture which was developed has the impact of all the cultural groups present in Australia.
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