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William Buckley

Barrett, Charles, 1948, White Blackfellows: The Adventures of Europeans who Lived among Savages, Hallcraft Publishing Co. Pty. Ltd. Melbourne.

Bonwick, James, 1863, The Wild White Man and the Blacks of Victoria, Fergusson & Moore, Melbourne, Vic.

Hayden, Kevin, Wild White Man

Morgan, John, 1996, The Life and Adventures of William Buckley, McPherson's Printing Group. (First Published 1852 by Archibald Macdougall, Hobart Tasmania)


The Settlement of Port Phillip Bay

Angell, B, 1984, Voyage to Port Phillip 1803, Neapean Historical Society, Sorrento.

Cole, V, 1984, Westernport Chronology 1798 - 1839, Shire of Hastings Historical Society, Hastings.

Crook, William Pascoe, 1983, An Account of the Settlement at Sullivan Bay, Port Phillip 1803,(ed John Currey) The Colony Press, Melbourne.
                The reprinted journal of the minister on the voyage.

Bonwick, James, 1883, Port Phillip Settlement, Samson, Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington Publishing, London.
                An account of the Sullivan Bay settlement and the later settlements around Port Phillip Bay.

Pateshall, N, 1980, A Short Account of a Voyage around the globe in HMS Calcutta 1803 - 1804, Queensbury Hill Press, Carlton, Victoria.


Oil painting of HMS Calcutta - Thomas Whitcombe.  Held by the National Library of Australia.

Extensive records relating to the European occupation at Sorrento and William Buckley are held by both the Latrobe Library in Victoria and The Mitchell Library in NSW.



The William Buckley story and images contributed by Geelong Art Gallery and the story was developed by Australian Museums OnLine

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Thanks must also go to Kieran Hosty, Curator, Australian National Maritime Museum for information on the voyage and the early settlement.

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