Captain Charles Sturt Monument - SA

  Point of Interest

Position

DEG: -34.035 139.672195
DMS: 34º 02' 6" S 139º 40' 19.9" E
UTM: 54 H 6233168mN 377426mE
Altitude: 30.75m

Description

Place Type

Recreation - Point of Interest

Location

139.83kms NorthEast of Adelaide - Driving 167 km (2 hours 8 mins)
635.28kms NorthWest of Melbourne - Driving 790 km (8 hours 20 mins)

Address & Contact

7 Railway Terrace
Morgan SA 5320
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Information

This monument commemorates the exploration voyage along the Murray River and back in 1830 and later led a Exploration team to Central Australia in 1844 in the hope of finding of what they thought was going to be a vast inland sea, that many early Australian Explorers hoped to find. On both of Sturt's expeditions, he passed the present site of Morgan.
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Closest Weather Station

TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Gluepot Reserve (Gluepot)
Distance from Captain Charles Sturt Monument 51.61km NE
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C33.832.729.025.020.517.216.919.022.625.329.231.1
Mean Min. °C15.815.512.18.26.04.23.54.36.88.612.413.7
Mean Rain mm14.824.317.017.618.824.521.818.621.625.531.136.7

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