New South Wales

State on the east coast of Australia, founded in 1788 with Sydney as its capital. Named by James Cook in 1770 who saw similarities to the area of south Wales.

Position
26 Jan 1788 - 10 Dec 1792
11 Dec 1792 - 12 Dec 1794
11 Sep 1795 - 27 Sep 1800
28 Sep 1800 - 12 Aug 1806
13 Aug 1806 - 26 Jan 1810
01 Jan 1810 - 01 Dec 1821
01 Dec 1821 - 01 Dec 1825
19 Dec 1825 - 22 Oct 1831
03 Dec 1831 - 05 Dec 1837
24 Feb 1838 - 11 Jul 1846
03 Aug 1846 - 20 Jan 1855
20 Jan 1855 - 22 Jan 1861
16 May 1861 - 24 Dec 1867
08 Jan 1868 - 21 Feb 1872
03 Jun 1872 - 19 Mar 1879
04 Aug 1879 - 09 Nov 1885
12 Dec 1885 - 03 Nov 1890
15 Jan 1891 - 02 Mar 1893
29 May 1893 - 15 Mar 1895
21 Nov 1895 - 05 Mar 1899
18 May 1899 - 30 Apr 1901
27 May 1902 - 27 May 1909
28 May 1909 - 11 Mar 1913
14 Mar 1913 - 27 Oct 1917
18 Feb 1918 - 04 Sep 1923
28 Feb 1924 - 07 Apr 1930
29 May 1930 - 05 Jan 1935
20 Jan 1966 - 19 Jan 1981
01 Mar 2001 - 01 Oct 2014
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