John Malone helps the ethnographer McKenzie draw up a Dharawal language list.


There are very many extended family town camps in sheltered bays and inlets in Botany Bay, Cook’s River and Georges River. At this time, La Perouse is only one of dozens of such town camps, and not the most important.

  • La Perouse beach
  • La Perouse Bay
  • Old ferry stop, La Perouse where Koori boys dived for pennies