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The Darling River single work   short story   humour  
  • Author:agent Henry Lawson
Issue Details: First known date: 1900... 1900 The Darling River
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Lawson describes the oddities of travel by river boat on the Darling River. He also explains how Bourke came to acquire the reputation of being the most drunken town on the Darling.

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Last amended 10 Nov 2010 09:24:19
  • Bourke, Bourke - Brewarrina area, Far West NSW, New South Wales,
  • Darling River, Far West NSW, New South Wales,
  • Far West NSW, New South Wales,
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