Use these clues to figure out what the featured year is before you see it in the photo captions.
Australia celebrated its bicentenary, marking 200 years since the arrival of the First Fleet of British convict ships at Sydney.
The Seven Network launched the television soap opera Home and Away.
Bill Medley and Jennifer Warnes's single "I've had The Time of My Life" topped the ARIA Singles charts.
Triple J's annual Hottest 100 countdown was launched.
Elizabeth II opened the New Parliament House in Canberra.
Acacia pycnantha was officially proclaimed Australia's national floral emblem.
Jarryd Hayne, rugby league player and football player was born.
The world's largest uranium deposit and the largest underground mine in Australian opened.
Australia defeated New Zealand 25-12 in the final of the Rugby League World Cup, played at Eden Park in Auckland.
The four acts granting the ACT self-government were given Royal Assent.