Survey upon the mermaid.
Purchase another vessel.
Departure on the fourth voyage, accompanied by a merchant-ship
bound through Torres Strait.
Discovery of an addition to the crew.
Pass round Breaksea Spit, and steer up the East Coast.
Transactions at Percy Island.
Pine-trees serviceable for masts.
Joined by a merchant brig.
Anchor under Cape Grafton, Hope Islands, and Lizard Island.
Natives at Lizard Island.
Visit the Frederick’s wreck.
Surprised by natives.
Mr. Cunningham’s description of the drawings of the natives in
a cavern on Clack’s Island.
Anchor in Margaret Bay, and under Cairncross Island.
Accident, and loss of anchors.
Pass through Torres Strait, and visit Goulburn Island.
Affair with the natives.
The Dick parts company.
Passage from Cape Van Diemen to Careening Bay.
Not finding water, visit Prince Regent’s River, and procure it
from the Cascade.
Farther examination of the river.
Anchor in Halfway Bay, and explore Munster Water and Hanover Bay
in a boat.
Visit Hanover Bay, and procure water and fish.
Interview with natives.
The surgeon speared.
Retaliate upon them, and capture their rafts and weapons.
Description of their implements.
Port George the Fourth.
Islands to the westward.
Red Island of Captain Heywood.
Dangerous situation of the brig.
High and rapid tides.
Examination of the coast to Cape Latouche Treville.
Remarkable effect of mirage.
Leave the coast for Mauritius.
Arrival at Port Louis.
Some account of the island.
Departure from Port Louis.
Voyage to the South-west Coast of New Holland.
Anchor in King George the Third’s Sound.
Visited by the Natives.
Our intercourse with them.
Descriptions of their weapons and other implements.
Vocabulary of their language.
Meteorological and other observations.
Leave King George the Third’s Sound, and commence the survey of
the West Coast at Rottnest Island.
Another remarkable effect of mirage.
Anchor under, and land upon Rottnest Island.
Break an anchor.
Examine the coast to the northward.
Moresby’s Flat-topped Range.
Anchor in Dirk Hartog’s Road, at the entrance of Shark’s Bay.
Examination of the coast to the North-west Cape.