The Fleeting Past

Fleeting Past

Thomas Livingstone Mithchell

In the year 1831Major Thomas Mitchell Surveyor-General of New South Wales, discovered the lower courses of the Peel, Gwydir, and Dumaresq Rivers and identified the Upper Darling. Then in 1833 he explored the area between the Bogan and Macquarie Rivers and in 1835 traced the Daring 300 miles down from Bourke. In 1836