Captain Sturt’s Exploration Exhibition

  • Exhibition/Show
1st May 2020 - 31st May 2020
Signal Point Gallery, Goolwa Wharf Precinct
Goolwa SA

Captain Charles Napier Sturt (28 April 1795–16 June 1869) was a British explorer of Australia and part of the European exploration of Australia. He led several expeditions into the interior of the continent, starting from both Sydney and later from Adelaide. His expeditions traced several of the westward-flowing rivers, establishing that they all merged into the Murray River. He was searching to prove his own passionately held belief that there was an ‘inland sea’ at the centre of the continent.

Gallery hours: Mon to Sun 10am–4pm
Enquiries: jaw@alexandrina.sa.gov.au