Glasshouse Series, Flinders’ Tour

Glasshouse Moutains National Park Beerburrum State Forest, Glasshouse Moutains National Park, QLD

Lieutenant (later Captain) Matthew Flinders was the first explorer to enter Glass House Bay (now Moreton Bay). Having left Sydney on 8 July 1799 in HM Sloop Norfolk he reached Cape Moreton on 14 July. For two weeks he explored the bay and its environs.‚Äč Having encamped over the 26th and 27th of July, he […]