One of the greatest objections which families have to New South Wales, is their apprehension of the moral effects that are likely to overwhelm them by bad example, and for which no success in life could compensate.
I had no inducement to proceed further into the interior. I had been sufficiently disappointed in the termination of this… (read more)
The staple of our Australian colonies, but more particularly of New South Wales, the climate and the soil of which… (read more)
It is to be feared that those who emigrate to New South Wales, generally anticipate too great facility in their… (read more)
These matters having been arranged, I had a temporary awning erected near the river, and was for three or four… (read more)
Now it is evident that a little insight into the customs of every people is necessary to insure a kindly… (read more)
Mount Harris is of basaltic formation, but I could not observe any columnar regularity in it, although large blocks are… (read more)
In this eventful period the colony of New South Wales is already far advanced.
If we strike a line to the N.W. from Sydney to Wellington Valley, we shall find that little change takes… (read more)
Australia is properly speaking an island, but it is so much larger than every other island on the face of… (read more)