Quotes by Charles Sturt

About Charles Sturt:

Captain Charles Napier Sturt was a British explorer of Australia, and part of the European exploration of Australia. He led several expeditions into the interior of the continent, starting from both Sydney and later from Adelaide. His expeditions traced several of the westward-flowing rivers, establishing that they all merged into the Murray River. He was searching to determine if there was an "inland sea".

Author Bio

  • NameCharles Sturt
  • DescriptionBritish explorer of Australia, b. 1795, d. 1869
  • AliasesCharles Napier Sturt; Captain Sturt
  • BornApril 28, 1795
  • DiedJune 16, 1869
  • CountryUnited Kingdom
  • ProfessionCivil Servant; Explorer