La Perouse camp

From this time, La Perouse begins to look a little different from other camps in the Sydney area. It is the camp closest to the city which the government will tolerate and so the small settlement becomes a relocation site for those expelled from other areas in the inner city and a stopping place for those who want to get into the city. Read, pp. 49-50.

  • Australian Aborigines Mission, La Perouse - 1890's