Tag: Denison Jetty (2)
Foreshore Submission from IDHS
Port Denison Foreshore Concept Masterplan, Revision G Introduction These comments refer to the strategies and illustrated plans provided in the Concept. Note: The original file is not available for download…
We know that over 750 convicts were assigned to work in the Irwin Districts.
Here are some of those men’s stories.
A Brief History of the Irwin Districts
A short chronological history of the Irwin Districts since colonisation
A Port for the Irwin District
Situated on Arurine Bay, a townsite was surveyed as “Denison” in 1866, but was generally referred to as “Port Irwin” up to the 1880’s. It was later called “Port Dongara”…