A company or syndicate was formed in February, 1859, for the purpose of establishing a new pastoral settlement in North Australia.
This was the formation of a new colony, called North Australia.
The temperature was lower at sunrise this morning than on any other day since landing in North Australia, being only 41 degrees.
A settlement of North Australia was tried in 1838, and has since been abandoned.
In North Australia and Queensland a further subdivision of each of these classes is found, making eight in all.
It is not certain that North Australia may not be found to yield gold in plenty.
In North Australia we were led by the tracks of horses, which had been lost about a fortnight, to a considerable stream.
Through Central and North Australia, on localities subject to inundation.
Some of her crew and passengers managed to land on the mainland of North Australia and were there captured by blacks.
In North Australia we took no cattle, because we had reason to think that plants poisonous to them abounded there.