Category: Dinners and Parties

21st October 1831 – Mr Wentworth celebrates with a Fete

While Allan Cunningham was on his way to England on the “Forth”, in October 1831, Mr William Charles Wentworth celebrated the departure of Governor Darling by organising a “splendid Fete” at his home on the shores of Sydney Harbour, inviting many colonists to enjoy his hospitality. Over 4000 people attended.

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3rd March 1817 – dinner with Governor Macquarie

On this day, 3rd March 1817, Allan Cunningham dined with Governor Macquarie at Government House Parramatta.

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