This Day in History, 1851

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ONE of the earliest explorations of the Murray River by water, was when F. Gerstacker sailed from Albury in his gum tree canoe, heading for the sea. The intrepid mariner managed to cover about 30 miles before he sank, somewhat short of his goal. It...

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