This Day in History: 1831-09-06

Ensign Robert Dale and Advocate General George Fletcher Moore’s expedition left Guildford to explore and settle the Avon Valley. Lieut. Governor James Stirling accompanied them on the first day.

Sources:
Perth gazette, 1 Feb. 1834, p.227.
Rica Erickson. Old Toodyay and Newcastle. Toodyay Shire Council, 1974, p.9.