Glossary beginning with G
An old-fashioned English spelling for 'jail'.
Explosive material, similar to dynamite.
When a seed sprouts and becomes a plant
- Gipps Land Company
A company formed in 1841 by a collection of farmers which led to the exploration and settlement of modern-day Gippsland, Victoria.
- Gold Commissioner
An official appointed to maintain order and issue licences on the goldfields.
An educated woman employed by a family to teach children in their own home.
- Government Gold Escort
Gold shipments accompanied by armed guards.
- Graphic organiser
A thinking tool that allows information to be organised in a visual way.
- Great Dividing Range
The mountain range of the east coast of Australia.