The First Fleet

Max Hurlstone

The Journey

The First Fleet of eleven ships was led by Arthur Philip

Ports of call


The Fleet left on a quiet journey at 5 am on May the 13th 1787.

Tenerife Canary-Islands

The Fleet remained at anchor in Santa Cruz on June the 3rd taking supplies like meat and fruit

Rio De Janiero-Brazil

Exotic fruits such as guavas, pineapples, coconuts and bananas most of the Fleet had never seen befor

south Atlantic ocean

The seas on Atlantic ocean were ruff and unstable.