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It’s fascinating that Robbie C below from Canada seems to know more about our history than locals. I’d walked past it a few times without stopping then thought I should read the plaque.
So yes as the 1876 point of landing has some significance, I’m...More
Amazing! In 1875 a landing party came to Cairns, with a postmaster and a customs officer.
The people of Cairns were impressed. The boat’s name was Porpoise . However, the postmaster and a customs officer took large parts of the land of Cairns. They had...More