By the end of the year and the following year, the demand for passage to Australia rose considerably.
Rivalry between the many shipping companies intensified as they fought, through advertisements extolling the virtues of their speedy and comfortable ships, for the lucrative new emigration trade.
The first World Golf Championships event of the 2017-18 season goes down in Shanghai where an elite field will tee it up at Sheshan International Golf Club. 1 spot in the Official World Golf Ranking, which he never relinquished for the remainder of the season.
20 players that teed it up at the 2017 TOUR Championship will be in the field, including defending champion Hideki Matsuyama. 4 in the Fed Ex Cup standings, the fourth time he has finished inside the top five in the Fed Ex Cup. Led the United States to a dominating Presidents Cup victory over the Internationals with a flawless record.
With a career-best four victories (bringing his total to 16 wins on the PGA TOUR), has now won at least once in his first 10 seasons on TOUR, the current best streak. 2016 Season Recorded 19 top-25 finishes from 22 starts. Recorded 15 top-10 finishes, the most of any player in 2015-16, four more than the next best player (Patrick Reed/11).
Has won at least once in each of his first nine seasons on the PGA TOUR, the TOUR's current best streak.
Bay ferries continued to run on Port Phillip, between Melbourne, Portarlington, Geelong, Queencliff, Portsea, Sorrento, Rye and Frankston well into the 1950s. [LSS],[LG],[AS1] In 1809, 11 June, stranded at Western Port, Gippsland coast; refloated and returned to Sydney.
The crew, awakened by the noise and heat of the fire, jumped overboard and swam ashore to Snake Island where their signals were seen by SS Maitland, which took them on to Port Albert. Ran on to the Port Albert bar early in March and could not be refloated, March 1852. Known to have operated in eastern Victorian waters in the 1840s. Melbourne grew into a vibrant metropolis, and trade between Melbourne and Sydney prospered. Sailed from Sydney 11 December 1809, for New Zealand sealing grounds, landing a aprty of sealers on the west coast. Access to coastal towns such as Port Albert, Warrnambool and Portland was quicker by ship until roads improved and the the motor vehicle dominated land transport. Lost at sea with all hands after leaving New Zealand to return to Sydney, 1810. We should also consider the Bass Strait islands - King Island, the Furneaux Group and the Kent Group - they are listed separately (and are, incidentally, part of Tasmania).