Wyndham History

April 1836 - Wedge's landing

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April 1836 - Wedge's landing

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Surveyor John Helder Wedge lands at Port Phillip to map the estate to be divided among the investors in the Port Phillip Association. He brought the first sheep (2,600 head) and the first cattle (one dozen) over with him.

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1836-06-01/1836-06-30

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eng

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“April 1836 - Wedge's landing,” Wyndham History, accessed September 18, 2021, https://www.wyndhamhistory.net.au/items/show/1173.

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