Ms Leanne Pitcher Community Relations Manager Dongara-Geraldton-Northampton Route Planning Main Roads WA Leanne.email@example.com Dear Ms Pitcher Further to our phone conversation of 9 March, please find attached a submission concerning…
The IDHS is pleased to have contributed to the Mid West convict database containing the records of 2500 men who were sent to the Mid West region. The searchable database…
List of convicts known to be buried at the Dongara Cemetery or in the Irwin Districts. Thanks to our researcher Anne Jefferys.
Police in the Irwin were initially used to deal with the conflicts that arose between the indigenous people and the European settlers. In late 1854, Magistrate William Burges made the…
- About the project
- The Participants
- The Comtributors
- Find Your Convict
We know that over 750 convicts were assigned to work in the Irwin Districts.
Here are some of those men’s stories.
- Convict Transport Around The World
- Transportation to Eastern and Western Australia
- Colonising the Victoria District
- Policing and the Dongara Occurrence Books
- Irwin District Convict Mapping
- The Ticket-of-Leave