Kangaroo Point Hunting Ground

Stage Number: MBSH.03.02.23

Group: Southern

Local Study Area: Kangaroo Point-East Brisbane

Epoch: Early 19th Century

Street Address: Captain Burke Park, Kangaroo Point

Latitude & Longitude: -27.46537222,153.03505556

Time Link: 1823

Map Link: 1842

Image Time Point: 1842

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Aboriginal centre for major kangaroo hunting drives, which terminated here (cornering the kangaroos at the point) – hence ‘Kangaroo Point.’


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SLQ. First Survey of Crown Lands in the Moreton Bay District, 1842, by Surveyor Henry Wade.Brisbane, 1842. RBM 841.16 1842 00013 E