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Mapping out Matthew Flinders' SA Story


Captain Matthew Flinders was an English navigator and cartographer who lead the first circumnavigation of Australia - a well documented journey.


However, Flinders' exploration of South Australia's coastline is a lesser known story, with Ceduna born Historian and Author Neville Collins aiming to change that.

He has recently written a new book, titled 'Matthew Flinders in South Australia', and spoke to Flow FM on today's Country Viewpoint to share the story.

Image Source: State Library of NSW


'Matthew Flinders in South Australia' can be found in local bookshops, newsagents and Visitor Centres along the West Coast and throughout South Australia.


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