Mr Cunningham returns to Port Jackson aboard HMS Bathurst

25 April 1822

On this day 25th April 1822, Allan Cunningham returned from Phillip Parker King’s fourth Australian coastal survey aboard the sloop HMS Bathurst. [Ref 1]

From 26 May 1821 to 25 April 1822 Phillip Park King carried out his fourth Australian coastal survey which commenced by sailing Northward From Port Jackson aboard HMS Bathurst. ((Source: Robert Heward’s Biographical Sketch of Allan Cunningham))