In 1841 mail contractors in Western Australia began a monthly mail delivery from Albany to Perth by horse and spring cart. Mail routes also began to expand from Adelaide to the newly developing South (Cool Pics Drawn)
Caroline Chisholm personally arranged employment and accompanied migrant girls to their new-found positions, travelling with them by bullock-dray to distant settlements. Many of these girls married and settled in the country areas. During the years 1841-1844 Caroline Chisholm’s work assisted the amazing total of 14,000 people.
Homebush Racecourse, Operating between 1841 and it was the premier venue of the time. When Randwick Racecourse opened in Homebush fell into disrepair although still used until Image by Walter G. National Library of Australia.
John Gould's three-volume work on Australian mammals published in Work on "Mammals" was carried out by the artist Henry Richter, who produced lithographs for Gould’s works after Elizabeth Gould died in