How Did Arthur Phillip Influence Australian Society

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Arthur Phillip was born on the 11th of October 1738 and he was a Royal Navy officer, the first Governor of New South Wales and led the colonisation of what is now called Australia. He then founded the British penal colony that later became the city of Sydney. The arrival of the Second and Third Fleets placed new pressures on the scarce local resources, but by the time Arthur sailed home in December 1792, the colony was taking shape, with official land-grants and efficient farming and water-supply. Phillip retired in 1805, but he continued to correspond with his friends in New South
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