20th November 1818
On this day, 20th November 1818, Allan Cunningham returns to Parramatta at the end of his journey to the Illawarra District.
Robert Heward wrote:
Mr Cunningham undertook a journey to the Illawarra, or Five Island District; a portion of Australia remarkable for the almost tropical character and luxuriance of its vegetation. 1ROBERT HEWARD’S BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH OF ALLAN CUNNINGHAM, PAGE 246
- Source:: Robert Heward’s Biographical Sketch of Allan Cunningham Page 246